Autograph signature on endorsement about a bow

Autograph signature written in pencil on the verso of a statement written in pencil by attorney Dr. Johann Baptist von Bach; English translation: "You can keep the bwo for the coming half year. Otherwise, one might raise some objections. From 1st October 1818 until 1st April 1819." 1 page, 4.5 x 7 in., with notation below Beethoven's signature in ink: "Autograph of Beethoven. Presented as a sourvenir to Mrs. Elizabeth Schmetzer by A. Schindler, Frankfurt a. M., in March 1855." Framed with a portrait of Beethoven.

Item Information
Material Type: 
Autograph note
Record Number: 
An15
Previous Owners: 
Anton Schindler; Elizabeth Schmetzer
Provenance: 
gift of Anton Schindler to Elizabeth Schmetzer in March 1855
Auction Information
Auction House: 
R & R Enterprises Autograph Auctions
Lot Number: 
711
Bibliographical Reference: 

Beethoven Journal v. 30, no. 2 (Winter 2015), p. 82

Date of Sale: 
12/09/2015
Pricing Information
Treasures Tracking: 
Manuscript
Estimate Price: 
$30000-40000
Sale Price: 
$30319
Sale Price in U.S Currency: 
$30319