Letter 4834

Date 20 December 1892/1 January 1893
Addressed to Pyotr Jurgenson
Where written Montbéliard
Language Russian
Autograph Location Klin (Russia): Tchaikovsky State Memorial Musical Museum-Reserve (a3, No. 2829)
Publication П. И. Чайковский. Переписка с П. И. Юргенсоном, том 2 (1952), p. 258
П. И. Чайковский. Полное собрание сочинений, том XVI-Б (1979), p. 212

Text and Translation

Russian text
(original)
English translation
By Brett Langston
На случай смерти

Пётр Иванович! Заплати из моих денег тысячу рубл[ей] сер[ебром] (1000 р[ублей] сер[ебрам]) Анне Ивановне Кучиной.

20 декабря 1892 г[ода]

П. Чайковский

In the event of my death

Pyotr Ivanovich! Please pay out of my funds one thousand silver rubles (1000 silver rubles) to Anna Ivanovna Kuchina [1].

20 December 1892

P. Tchaikovsky

Notes and References

  1. Anna Kuchina was the sister of the composer's friend Aleksandra Hubert. Pyotr Jurgenson noted on the letter: "Paid 22 December 1893" [O.S.].