Lablache, Luigi. (1794-1858) [Paer, Ferdinando. (1771-1839)]
Autograph Letter to Paer
Autograph letter signed from the important Italian opera singer known for his powerful and agile voice and acting skills, to Italian composer Ferdinando Paer. Lille, May 12, 1832; 1 p. of a bifolium. Translated from the Italian: "My dear Maestro, many coincidences did not permit me to see you before my departure, to express my sentiments of gratitude. But please believe that I am utterly aware of this duty, and I will find a way to make up for this involuntary failing. Receive my most hearty thanks, and believe me your most humble servant. Farewell, L. Lablache." Addressed to Paer on the verso. Folding creases; some light edge wear; overall fine. 8 x 10.25 inches (20.9 x 26.2 cm).