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Wednesday, August 17, 2016, 22:50

Mahler's musical manuscript on display

By chinadailyasia.com

Mahler's musical manuscript on display
A staff looks at the musical manuscript of Gustav Mahler's Second Symphony (the Resurrection) during a media preview of Sotheby ' exhibition in Admiralty, Hong Kong on Aug 17, 2016. This dramatic manuscript, spanning 232 pages and written in the composer's distinctive hand throughout, is the highest-estimated musical manuscript ever to be offered at auction, estimated in excess of 3.5 million. It is now being exhibited in Hong Kong Sotheby's from Aug 17 to 19, and will  go under the hammer in London Sotheby's on Nov 29, 2016. (Roy Liu / China Daily)

Mahler's musical manuscript on display
A staff looks at the musical manuscript of Gustav Mahler's Second Symphony (the Resurrection) during a media preview of Sotheby ' exhibition in Admiralty, Hong Kong on Aug 17, 2016.
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