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Bach, Johann Sebastian.

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Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000
ca. US$9,352 - US$12,470
Price realised:  £9,375
ca. US$14,613
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Bach, Johann Sebastian. GROSSE PASSIONSMUSIK NACH DEM EVANGELIUM MATTHAEI...PARTITUR [FULL SCORE], BERLIN: IN DER SCHLESINGER'SCHEN BUCH- UND MUSIKHANDLUNG, 1830 first edition of the "St. Matthew Passion", 324 pages, folio (c.34.2 x 25.4cm), printed 4-page subscribers' list, libretto by Picander, engraved title and music, plate number 1570, publisher's and booksellers' stamps to title ("T. Boosey & C.o", one of the original subscribers), contemporary cloth boards, original label to spine ("Bach Passionsmusik"), some foxing, joints weak, covers and spine worn with some loss

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Sotheby's
Title: Music, Continental and Russian Books and Manuscripts
Date of the auction: 1 Dec 2010
Address: Sotheby's
London