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Ludwig van Beethoven, sketch sheet for symphony no. 7 op. 92, 2nd and 4th movement, autograph

Ludwig van Beethoven1811/1812

Beethoven-House Bonn

Beethoven-House Bonn
Bonn, Germany

[Op. 92 - Sketches]
Sketch sheet for Symphony No. 7 op. 92, 2nd and 4th movement. - Autograph
1811-1812 - 1 double sheet, 4 pages with writing. - Ink, partly pencil ; 23.8 x 32 cm

Ratcheting: 16 systems. - Span width: 195 mm. - 2 stitching holes, torn out

The sheet originally belonged to the so-called Petter's sketchbook. Formerly the inner double sheet of the IXth position (sheets E and F in the reconstruction of JTW). It contains sketches for the 2nd movement and the finale of the 7th symphony.

Dated after Brandenburg.

Unified title RAK-Musik: Sinfonien, op. 92 <2. and 4th movement>. Sketches

Provenance: Estate of the Kammersänger Behr (SBH)

Literature: Johnson, Tyson, Winter, The Beethoven Sketchbooks, Oxford 1985 - Brandenburg, A Sketchbook of Beethoven from 1812, in: On Beethoven, Leipzig 1979

Proof: Schmidt-Görg 120th - SBH 641st - SV 94

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