Moscheles, Ignaz

SKU: 8001279

Sale priceSFr.600,00


Autograph letter signed, one page, 8 x 9,5 inch, Paris, 11.01.1821, in German, to G.B. Schott Söhne (large music and music book publisher) - concerning the publication of his opera 52 (`La Tenerezza`, 1821), written and signed in black ink "I. Moscheles", attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with a portrait picture of Ignaz Moscheles (altogether 16,5 x 11,75 inch), with intersecting letter folds, a small area of paper loss to the lower edge, and waterstained to the left edge - in fine to good condition.

In parts:

"Sehr geehrte Herren!

Ich habe die Ehre Ihnen anzuzeigen, daß der Tag der Publication des Tenerezza den 5. Jäner 1822 festgesetzt worden ist. (...) Schlesinger hat hier [illegible] eine Polonaise brillante für P.F. allein, und ein concertantes Potpourri für P.F. und Violine welches ich mit Lafont komponierte, herausgegeben. (...)"



"Dear Sirs!

I have the honor to inform you that the date of the publication of the Tenerezza has been fixed for January 5th, 1822. (...) Schlesinger has here [illegible] published a brilliant polonaise for P.F. alone, and a concert potpourri for P.F. and violin which I composed with Lafont. (...)

Further Information on the person

(1794-1870) Bohemian composer and piano virtuoso.

Year of Birth: 1794

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