Lot 238: VARÈSE, EDGARD. Two Autograph Postcards Signed, in full or “Varèse,” each to writer Monroe Stearns, in English.
01 November 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: VARÈSE, EDGARD. Two Autograph Postcards Signed, in full or 'Varèse,' each to writer Monroe Stearns, in English. The first, thanking for a gift. The second, sending Christmas greetings. The verso, showing image of Grote Berg. Additionally, signed and inscribed by his wife, Louise. Each 1 page, oblong 12mo. New York, 14 January 1954; Eindhoven, 23 December 1957 [from postmark]
Notes: with--Louise Varèse. Autograph Letter Signed, to Monroe Stearns, in English, mentioning that she found the first act of Berg's Wozzeck 'terribly boring.' 1 page, 4to; folds. [New York], 'Saturday' no year.