Sale: 366 / Rare Books including Marine Art, May 17./18. 2010 in Hamburg Lot 79

 
Theodor Fontane - Eigh. Brief m. U. (14). 1881


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Theodor Fontane
Eigh. Brief m. U. (14). 1881
Estimate:
€ 1,200 / $ 1,188
Sold:
€ 984 / $ 974

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Fontane, Theodor, Author, 1818-1898. Autogr. letter with signature. Berlin, 26. IX. 1881. 1 p. 8vo.

To a lady. "Empfangen Sie meinen herzlichen Dank für die Photographie, die mir mit dem Bilde Hedwig Paula Conrads zugleich auch eine meiner glücklichsten Theaterstücke ins Gedächtniß zurückgerufen hat .." - The Austrian actress Paula Conrad (1860-1938), which Fontane highly valued, belonged to the ensemble of the Berlin Imperial Playhouse since 1880. In 1893 she had the leading part in the world premiere of Hauptmann's Hanneles Himmelfahrt . Since 1901 she acted at the Vienna Burgtheater under the director Paul Schlenther, with whom she had been married since 1892.




79
Theodor Fontane
Eigh. Brief m. U. (14). 1881
Estimate:
€ 1,200 / $ 1,188
Sold:
€ 984 / $ 974

(incl. 20% surcharge)