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Letter from Muzio Clementi to his Brother Gaetano

This letter by Muzio Clementi, dated March 12, 1802, is addressed to his brother. In it he discusses the shipping of a piano manufactured by his company. Clementi, besides being an accomplished composer, was an established piano maker. The beginning reads: "Carissimo fratello, Alla fine ho il piacere di annunziavi che il piano e forte, eccellente strumento di nostra manufattura è partito dal porto di Londra per Livorno..."

clementi manuscript letter to gaetano