Lot #609
Georges Bizet Autograph Letter Signed

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Estimate: $1200+

Description

French composer (1838-1875) whose operatic masterpiece, Carmen, was completed just before his untimely death from heart disease. Boldly penned ALS in French, two pages on two adjoining sheets, 4 x 6.25, no date. Letter inquiring about music lessons, in part (translated): "My dear friend, Is Madam Retz giving lessons at home or outside? And at what price? You will be very kind to give me all the information about this." In fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts, Ft. Art and Literature
  • Dates: #610 - Ended June 16, 2021





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