Lot 364 of 395:
Typed letter, signed by Arthur Rubinstein  

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Typed Letter, signed, regarding the San Francisco Opera

Rubinstein, Arthur

New York


March 23, 1966


Typed letter signed, on letterhead of The Drake Hotel, New York. Approximately 9½x7¼", framed.

The famed pianist writes to Dr. N. Allen Norman of San Leandro, California: "Dear Doctor Norman, I am shocked, having read the copy of your letter to Mr. Wilson Meyer. I am glad that you did it, because I found out by myself that the San Francisco Opera's back stage is dominated by an abominable Cerberus everybody seems to be afraid of. I had received several letters before my performance, begging me to interfere in their favor with this attendent, to let them through to the artists' room. I will make a point next year to either get rid of him or make him change his manner - "or else!" Sincerely, Arthur Rubinstein."

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Appears fine, not examined out of frame.

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