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Lot #6224
Edvard Grieg Autograph Letter Signed

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Important Norwegian composer and pianist (1843-1907) whose works, often with a strong nationalistic flavor, include such repertory staples as the 'Piano Concerto in A minor,' the incidental music to Peer Gynt, and the 'Holberg Suite.' Choice ALS in Norwegian, one page, 4.5 x 7, December 3, 1905. Handwritten letter to Norwegian author Bernt Lie, written from the Hotel Westminster, Kristiania [Oslo]. In part (translated): "Your new book is in front of me…Many thanks for it, both from me and my wife. We are very much looking forward to it, as soon as some calm falls on us." In very fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Art, Literature, and Classical Music
  • Dates: #682 - Ended June 20, 2024





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