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Mozart’s Letter Sold for $270,000

Mozart's Letter Sold for $270,000

A letter wrote by the famous Austrian composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart to his friend sold at auction in Boston for $217,000. The one-page letter dates from 1786 and was sent to the Austrian botanist Nikolaus Joseph von Jacquin, Mozart’s close friend. In the note, Mozart asks von Jacquin to send a messenger to return three scores of music: “the Quartet in G minor, the Sonata in Eb and the ‘New Trio in G.'”

Mozart's Letter Sold for $270,000
Mozart’s Letter Sold for $270,000

The Boston-based RR Auction house state that Mozart’s letters are among the items from the sphere of music that cause the greatest attention of collectors.
The identity of the buyer wasn’t disclosed.

Mozart's Letter Sold for $270,000
Mozart’s Letter Sold for $270,000

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Aleksandra Arsenovic graduated with a degree in economics and has a master degree in tourism. Since she worked as a travel agent, she has traveled around the world and developed an interest in luxurious hotels and exotic destinations. As a big fashion fan, Aleksandra loves expensive and luxury fashion items. As an editor of Extravaganzi she shares her knowledge about travels, fashion and accessories.

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