Autograph letter from Beethoven to Peter von Braun

Autograph letter signed to Baron Peter von Bruan about preparations for performing parts of Fidelio at Palais Lobkowitz, 2 p., quarto bifolio with integral autograph address panel, from on or just before May 5, 1806, with remant of red seal.

Item Information
Material Type: 
Letter from Beethoven
Record Number: 
Lf96
Creator: 
Beethoven
Works: 
Previous Owners: 
Daniell Revenaugh
Provenance: 
Daniell Revenaugh (Berkeley, CA); offered by Profiles in History, June 13, 2014, lot 16
Catalog Concordance: 
Brandenburg no. 251; Anderson L.131
Auction Information
Auction House: 
Sotheby's (London)
Lot Number: 
136
Bibliographical Reference: 

Music, Continental and Russian Books and Manuscripts, Sotheby's, London, 20 November 2014, p. 80-81 (includes facsimile).

Date of Sale: 
11/20/2014
Seller: 
Daniell Revenaugh
Buyer: 
Sender: 
Beethoven
Recipients: 
Peter von Braun
Copyists: 
Sold to: 
Pricing Information
Treasures Tracking: 
Manuscript
Estimate Price: 
£60,000-80,000
Sale Price: 
£104,500
Sale Price in U.S Currency: 
$165322
Hammer Price: