Lot 808: Operatic soprano (1785–1838) and a student of composer Antonio Salieri who began her distinguished career in 1801 and quickly earned recognition for her moving renditions of Beethoven's Leonore. ALS in German, signed "Milder," one page, 8 x 9.25, June 11, 1821. Letter to an unnamed recipient regarding an upcoming holiday she was hoping to take. Intersecting folds (the vertical fold passing through a single letter of the signature), slightly trimmed edges, a chip to right edge, slight creasing and soiling, and surface impressions from erased pencil notations, otherwise fine condition.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 456
Wednesday, 15th July 2015
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