Sketchleaf fragment with 2 bars of piano music in G minor

Autograph musical manuscript fragment from a two-sided sketchleaf, with two measures of music in G minor scored for piano, inscribed in Italian: "Writing of Beethoen given to me by Proff. Fischoff of Vienna, 18/8/1847 Catherine Watts.

Item Information
Material Type: 
Sketchleaf
Record Number: 
Sk47
Creator: 
Beethoven
Previous Owners: 
Joseph Fischhof; Catherine Watts
Provenance: 
given by Joseph Fischhof to Catherine Watts on August 18, 1847
Auction Information
Auction House: 
Antiquarian Dealer
Lot Number: 
1
Bibliographical Reference: 

Schubertiade Music & Arts, California Fair 2016 Catalog, lot 1

Date of Sale: 
02/05/2016 to 02/14/2016
Pricing Information
Treasures Tracking: 
Manuscript
Estimate Price: 
$65000
Sale Price in U.S Currency: 
$0