Letter about Beethoven from Richard Wagner

Autograph letter from Richard Wagner to Theodor Winkler, written in Paris, May 7, 1841, that discusses a plan to write a two-volume biography of Beethoven.

Item Information
Material Type: 
Letter about Beethoven
Record Number: 
La66
Creator: 
Richard Wagner
Provenance: 
Sammlung Louis Koch (Kinsky no. 253)
Catalog Concordance: 
Wagner BV no. 169
Auction Information
Auction House: 
Stargardt (Berlin)
Lot Number: 
634
Bibliographical Reference: 

J.A. Stargardt, Autographen aus allen Gebieten, Katalog 702 (includes facsimile); Beethoven Journal 30/2 (Winter 2015), p. 82.

Date of Sale: 
03/24/2015 to 03/25/2015
Sender: 
Richard Wagner
Recipients: 
Theodore Winkler
Pricing Information
Treasures Tracking: 
Manuscript
Estimate Price: 
€8000
Sale Price: 
€7000
Sale Price in U.S Currency: 
$7700