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Lot 365

Puccini, Giacomo (1858-1924) Italian operatic composer. Autograph Letter Signed ("Puccini") on the verso of a postcard (postmarked Milan, December 1905). In Italian, to Carlo Clangetti in Naples: "Dear Carlo, Tito tells me that either he or I will come to Naples. Tell me at once when Butt. will really be on there, as I have Turin and Nice, and I must do my best to fit in with what time I have available. Ciao." Light toning; a couple of small spots and a smudge, else Fine. Most of Puccini's operas have tragic themes, such as "Manon Lescaut" (1893), "La Bohème" (1896), "Tosca" (1900), and "Madama Butterfly" (1940).
Estimated Value $600 - 800.

Realized $345

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