{recto}
[printed in art deco typography, all in deckled frame:]

Postkarte
UNIVERSAL-EDITION A.-G.
WIEN, I. KARLSPLATZ 6. (Musikvereinsgebäude)

[An: ] Herrn Professor Heinrich Schenker,
Wien III.
Keilgasse 8

[postmark:] || [illeg] WIEN 1 | 1. VI. 27 | 13-14 | * 4b * ||

{verso}
Wien, am 31. Mai 1927.
Dr.H./Fi.
Herrn Professor Heinrich Schenker,
Wien III.
Keilgasse 8

Sehr geehrter Herr Professor! 1

Im Besitze Ihrer Karte vom 27. ds. M., 2 haben wir sofort an Herrn Otto Vrieslander ein Rezensionsexemplar Ihrer "Monographie über die V. Sinfonie von Beethoven " gesandt und empfehlen uns


mit vorzüglicher Hochachtung
[signed:] Universal-Edition Actiongesellschaft
[signed:] pp Rothe

© Transcription Ian Bent, 2012

{recto}
[printed in art deco typography, all in deckled frame:]

Postcard
UNIVERSAL EDITION & CO.,
VIENNA I, KARLSPLATZ 6 (Musikverein Building)

[To: ] Professor Heinrich Schenker,
Vienna III,
Keilgasse 8

[postmark:] || [illeg] VIENNA 1 | 1. VI. 27 | 13-14 | * 4b * ||

{verso}
Vienna, May 31, 1927.
Dr.H./Fi.
Professor Heinrich Schenker,
Vienna III,
Keilgasse 8

Dear Professor, 1

In receipt of your postcard of the 27th of the month, 2 we have immediately dispatched a review copy of your monograph on the Fifth Symphony of Beethoven to Mr. Otto Vrieslander, and remain


with kind regards,
[signed:] Universal Edition & Co.,
[signed:] pp Rothe

© Translation Ian Bent, 2012

{recto}
[printed in art deco typography, all in deckled frame:]

Postkarte
UNIVERSAL-EDITION A.-G.
WIEN, I. KARLSPLATZ 6. (Musikvereinsgebäude)

[An: ] Herrn Professor Heinrich Schenker,
Wien III.
Keilgasse 8

[postmark:] || [illeg] WIEN 1 | 1. VI. 27 | 13-14 | * 4b * ||

{verso}
Wien, am 31. Mai 1927.
Dr.H./Fi.
Herrn Professor Heinrich Schenker,
Wien III.
Keilgasse 8

Sehr geehrter Herr Professor! 1

Im Besitze Ihrer Karte vom 27. ds. M., 2 haben wir sofort an Herrn Otto Vrieslander ein Rezensionsexemplar Ihrer "Monographie über die V. Sinfonie von Beethoven " gesandt und empfehlen uns


mit vorzüglicher Hochachtung
[signed:] Universal-Edition Actiongesellschaft
[signed:] pp Rothe

© Transcription Ian Bent, 2012

{recto}
[printed in art deco typography, all in deckled frame:]

Postcard
UNIVERSAL EDITION & CO.,
VIENNA I, KARLSPLATZ 6 (Musikverein Building)

[To: ] Professor Heinrich Schenker,
Vienna III,
Keilgasse 8

[postmark:] || [illeg] VIENNA 1 | 1. VI. 27 | 13-14 | * 4b * ||

{verso}
Vienna, May 31, 1927.
Dr.H./Fi.
Professor Heinrich Schenker,
Vienna III,
Keilgasse 8

Dear Professor, 1

In receipt of your postcard of the 27th of the month, 2 we have immediately dispatched a review copy of your monograph on the Fifth Symphony of Beethoven to Mr. Otto Vrieslander, and remain


with kind regards,
[signed:] Universal Edition & Co.,
[signed:] pp Rothe

© Translation Ian Bent, 2012

Footnotes

1 Receipt of this postcard is recorded in Schenker's diary at OJ 3/9, p. 3072, June 1, 1927: "Von der U.-E. (K.): melden die Sendung der V. Sinf. an Vrieslander." ("From UE (postcard): they report having sent the Fifth Symphony to Vrieslander."). This postcard exists in two sources: OC 52/840, the dispatched postcard with printed letterhead and signatures, and WSLB 383, the carbon copy of the recto only, without signatures but initialed.

2 = WSLB 380.

Commentary

Provenance
OC 52/840: Schenker, Heinrich (1927-1935)--Schenker, Jeanette (1935-1938)--Oster, Ernst (1938-1977)—New York Public Library (c.1977-) WSLB 383: Universal Edition Archive (1927-1976)—on permanent loan to the Wienbibliothek im Rathhaus (1976-)
Rights Holder
Universal Edition, A.G., Wien, published here by kind permission
License
email from Aygün Lausch (Universal Edition) to Ian Bent, 2004-09-09, confirming UE’s ownership of IPR and granting permission to publish. Any claim to intellectual rights should be addressed to the Schenker Correspondence Project, Faculty of Music, University of Cambridge, at schenkercorrespondence [at] mus (dot) cam (dot) ac (dot) uk.
Format
OC 52/840: printed postcard in art deco typography all in deckled frame with printed and typed addresses recto, typed message, stamped and handwritten signatures verso WSLB 383: postcard, carbon copy, verso only, typed message, initialled, no signatures
Provenance
Schenker, Heinrich (document date-1935)--Schenker, Jeanette (1935-1938)--Oster, Ernst (1938-c.1939)—New York Public Library (c.1939-)

Digital version created: 2012-07-19
Last updated: 2012-07-19