Lot 222: PATTI, ADELINA. Two Autograph Letters Signed, "Adelina Patti Nicolini."
01 November 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: PATTI, ADELINA. Two Autograph Letters Signed, "Adelina Patti Nicolini." The first, to "Dear Lady Maud," thanking for sympathy [for loss of husband Ernesto Nicolini]. 3 pages, 8vo, "Craig-Y-Nos Castle" mourning stationery, written on a single folded sheet; moderate scattered staining. The second, to Isabel Brooke Alder, inviting her to see her off to Manchester at Euston Station tomorrow. 2 page, 16mo, written on the recto and verso of monogrammed correspondence card. With the original envelope. [London], 27 October 1886; Breconshire, 17 April 1898