{recto}
[all in a deckled frame]

Postkarte
[small picture, caption: Großglockner, Kärnten]

[Absender:] Schenker
III, Keilgasse 8

An die „Universal-Edition“
Buchhaltung
I, Karlsplatz 6

[postmark:] || 3 WIEN 40 | 17. I. 30. 12 | * 4f * ||

{verso}

Sehr geehrter Herr Direktor Winter! 1

Darf ich Sie an die Abrechnung der „N. m. Th. u. Ph.“ erinnern?

Ihre frdl. Neujahreswünsche herzlich erwidernd zeichne


hochachtungsvoll
Ihr
[signed:] H Schenker

17. 1. 30


[written across right-hand side of verso in unknown hand: ] Erl

© Transcription Ian Bent, 2012

{recto}
[all in a deckled frame]

Postcard
[small picture, caption: Großglockner, Carinthia]

[From:] Schenker,
[Vienna] III, Keilgasse 8

To Universal Edition,
Book-keeping Department,
[Vienna] I, Karlsplatz 6

[postmark:] || 3 VIENNA 40 | 17. I. 30. 12 | * 4f * ||

{verso}

Dear Director Winter, 1

My I remind you of the statement of account for my New Musical Theories and Fantasies ?

In cordially reciprocating your friendly New Year's good wishes, I remain


with kind regards,
Yours,
[signed:] H. Schenker

January 17, 1930


[written across right-hand side of verso in unknown hand: ] dealt with

© Translation Ian Bent, 2012

{recto}
[all in a deckled frame]

Postkarte
[small picture, caption: Großglockner, Kärnten]

[Absender:] Schenker
III, Keilgasse 8

An die „Universal-Edition“
Buchhaltung
I, Karlsplatz 6

[postmark:] || 3 WIEN 40 | 17. I. 30. 12 | * 4f * ||

{verso}

Sehr geehrter Herr Direktor Winter! 1

Darf ich Sie an die Abrechnung der „N. m. Th. u. Ph.“ erinnern?

Ihre frdl. Neujahreswünsche herzlich erwidernd zeichne


hochachtungsvoll
Ihr
[signed:] H Schenker

17. 1. 30


[written across right-hand side of verso in unknown hand: ] Erl

© Transcription Ian Bent, 2012

{recto}
[all in a deckled frame]

Postcard
[small picture, caption: Großglockner, Carinthia]

[From:] Schenker,
[Vienna] III, Keilgasse 8

To Universal Edition,
Book-keeping Department,
[Vienna] I, Karlsplatz 6

[postmark:] || 3 VIENNA 40 | 17. I. 30. 12 | * 4f * ||

{verso}

Dear Director Winter, 1

My I remind you of the statement of account for my New Musical Theories and Fantasies ?

In cordially reciprocating your friendly New Year's good wishes, I remain


with kind regards,
Yours,
[signed:] H. Schenker

January 17, 1930


[written across right-hand side of verso in unknown hand: ] dealt with

© Translation Ian Bent, 2012

Footnotes

1 Writing of this postcard is recorded in Schenker's diary at OJ 4/3, p. 3430, January 17, 1930: "An die Buchhaltung der U.-E. (K.): bitte um die Rechnung der Theorien." ("To the book-keeping department of UE (postcard): I ask for the statement of account for the Theories").

Commentary

Rights Holder
Heirs of Heinrich Schenker, in the public domain
License
This document is deemed to be in the public domain as of January 1, 2006. All reasonable steps have been taken to locate the heirs of Heinrich Schenker. 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
printed postcard, all in deckled frame, holograph addresses recto, holograph message and signature, with annotations by UE staff, verso
Provenance
Universal Edition Archive (document date-1976)—on permanent loan to the Wienbibliothek im Rathhaus (1976-)

Digital version created: 2012-11-29