Marie Pleyel. [Facsimile signature:] M. Pleyel.
Imp. Bertauts, Paris. [n.d. c.1835.]
Lithograph. 388 x 267mm. 15˝ x 14˝". Slight foxing.
Marie-Félicité-Denise Pleyel (1811-1875) was a French pianist and teacher, and one of the most celebrated virtuosos of the 19th century. In 1830 she was engaged to Hector Berlioz but broke it off to marry Camille Pleyel, scion of the piano-manufacturing family.
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