Manuscript of the Allegretto in B Minor for String Quartet

Manuscript, described as an autograph in the auction catalog, of the Allegretto in B Minor for String Quartet composed by Beethoven for an English visitor to Vienna in 1817. 1 p., oblong quarto (ca. 24 x 30.5 cm), 16-stave paper, watermark letter K, dated 29 November 1817

Item Information
Material Type: 
Autograph ms.
Record Number: 
Am21
Creator: 
Beethoven
Works: 
WoO 210
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Provenance: 
possibly given to either Richard Ford, John Abbiss, or David Constable
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Auction Information
Auction House: 
Sotheby's (London)
Lot Number: 
4
Bibliographical Reference: 

Sotheby's (London), Music and Continental Books and Manuscripts, sale no. L16406; Beethoven Journal v. 31, no. 2 (Winter 2016), p. 89.

Date of Sale: 
11/29/2016
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Pricing Information
Treasures Tracking: 
Manuscript
Estimate Price: 
£150000-200000
Sale Price: 
unsold
Sale Price in U.S Currency: 
$0
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