Fragment of sketchleaf with 2 bars of piano music in G minor

Fragment of a small sketch leaf, 2 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches (written on 2 sides), the front containing two bars of piano music in G minor, inscribed below in French and Italian, "writing of Beethoven given to me by Prof. Fischoff of Vienna, 18/18/1847, Catherine Watts; the verso with a double system, bass clef and key of E-flat, showing 1 1/2 bars of an arpeggiated gfigure, with a partial third stave of music above.

 

Item Information
Material Type: 
Sketchleaf
Record Number: 
Sk45
Creator: 
Beethoven
Works: 
Previous Owners: 
Fischhof; Catherine Watts
Provenance: 
given to Catherine Watts by Joseph Fischhof?
Auction Information
Auction House: 
Butterscotch Auction Gallery
Lot Number: 
294
Bibliographical Reference: 

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

Date of Sale: 
11/22/2015
Pricing Information
Treasures Tracking: 
Manuscript
Estimate Price: 
$12000-18000
Sale Price: 
$14000
Sale Price in U.S Currency: 
$14000