Very rare letter from the famous Austrian dancer, then 16 years old. In a sometimes phonetic French, she writes. Eli, all my thanks for the kindness you have had, to lend me your castanets, do not want too much to have kept them so long. The robbery with a million thanks. Considered one of the greatest performers of the romantic ballet, fanny elssler subjugated his contemporaries with his sensuality and his ability to make the most dramatic situations.
She was for a time the mistress of the Duke of Reichstadt, a quedmond rostand liaison recalled in her laiglon room. Theophilus wautier who lauded a lot. The nickname was "the pagan ballerina." The item "fanny elssler / letter autograph signed / rare / dance / duc de reichstadt" has been on sale since Tuesday 22 June 2021. It is in the category "collections\letters, old papers\autographs\others". The seller is "laurent-autographs" and is located at/in versailles. This item can be delivered anywhere in the world.