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    Dmitri Shostakovich Signed Postcard. Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich was renowned for his 15 symphonies, numerous chamber works, and concerti -- many of them written under the pressures of government-imposed standards for Soviet art. Included here is an undated 4" x 6" postcard written in Russian and signed "D. Shostakovich." It reads in full: "Warmest Greetings to you with the New Year, 1970. I send you the very best wishes." Shostakovich adds his signature again in the return address, underneath the address panel, also done in his hand. Included in the lot is a portrait of the composer. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
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