Letter from Beethoven to Georg Friedrich Treitschke (Vienna, well before Feb. 27, 1814)

Letter

Letter

IFB ms5. Autograph, signed “Beethoven” in German script. 1 double leaf (3 written p.), 24.2 x 41.5 cm., written in ink , large hole (approx. 4.5 cm. diameter) in middle with remnant of red wax seal, wove paper, watermark: J WHATMAN.

Provenance: Malcolm Lang; acquired by Ira F. Brilliant from Richard Macnutt in 1986 and donated to the Beethoven Center in 2000.

Brandenburg no. 699; Anderson L. 467.