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    Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov Autograph Note Signed. One page, 7" x 2.5" (sight), ink on paper, St. Petersburg, May 27, 107. In full: "To Mr. Frank Seymour Hastings/ from greatfully [sic] yours/ N. Rimsky-Korsakov/ 27 Mai 1907." A diagonal tear and chipping has been restored, adding paper. Framed together with an image of the composer and biographical plaque to an overall size of 15.75" x 24.63". The Russian composer began his career as a professor at the St. Petersburg Conservatory of Music. His most iconic piece is "Flight of the Bumble Bees" from The Tale of Tsar Saltan.


    ‡ The owner placed a late bid on this unreserved lot and repurchased it, subject to applicable commission.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2012
    11th-12th Wednesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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