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Crumb, George (b. 1929) Typed and Autograph Signed Letters, Group of Eight, 1973-1986.

Auction:
3245T
Lot:
1005
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3245T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 08, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Crumb, George (b. 1929) Typed and Autograph Signed Letters, Group of Eight, 1973-1986. A series of letters addressed to Evelyn Hirichsen, editor at musical publishing firm, C.F. Peters Corp., regarding the publication of his Makrokosmos II, Five Pieces for Piano, Four Nocturnes, Lux Aeterna, including preliminary planning, kudos for the outcome, personal notes, accolades regarding a New York City performance of Star Child, and other news, including a celebration of Evelyn's seventy-fifth birthday with her initials spelled out in musical staves, sizes vary, many with envelopes, in good condition. (8)
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

C.F. Peters Corp., Evelyn Hirichsen, Autograph, Lux Aeterna, Makrokosmos, Music, Musical compositions, New York City

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