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Puccini, Giacomo
UNBUTTONED AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED (“G.PUCCINI”), WRITTEN IN A BOISTEROUS STYLE TO A FRIEND (“CARO SVERGINATORE D’ORGANI DILATATI”)
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 2,000 USD
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202
Puccini, Giacomo
UNBUTTONED AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED (“G.PUCCINI”), WRITTEN IN A BOISTEROUS STYLE TO A FRIEND (“CARO SVERGINATORE D’ORGANI DILATATI”)
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 2,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Puccini, Giacomo
UNBUTTONED AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED (“G.PUCCINI”), WRITTEN IN A BOISTEROUS STYLE TO A FRIEND (“CARO SVERGINATORE D’ORGANI DILATATI”)
giving his news of his musical and other activities (“Ci sono gran progetti di opere e d’affari!”), but the majority of the letter refers to women, sexual behaviour and double entendres

4 pages, large 8vo, on the headed notepaper of the Ristorante Gambrinus, with vignette, Milan, 2 February 1905


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Catalogue Note

The recipient of this racy letter is unknown.

Fine Autograph Letters and Manuscripts from a Distinguished Private Collection: Part II | Music, Americana, English and Continental Literature

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New York