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MOZART, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791). Autograph music manuscript, 6 passages for string quartet, reworkings of compositions by Mozart's pupil Thomas Attwood, K.506a, n.d. [second half of 1786], headed ‘Zu ein[em] 4tett’, 67 bars in 6 systems of four staves, a further four bars added by Attwood, two pages, oblong folio (230 x 318mm), on a single leaf, annotations on verso ‘Adagio’, ‘Rondo’, ‘Buono’, the recto with notes of authenticity in the hands of Georg Nikolaus Nissen and Julius André, the latter signed and with an impression of his signet seal in red wax (minor wear to right and lower margins), tipped into an album, signed on front endpaper by Yehudi and Hepzibah Menuhin, 1975, brown morocco.

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  • ($201,600 - $302,400)

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