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Fryderyk Chopin – best wishes for his father on his name-day, 6 December 1817

 

Fryderyk Chopin – best wishes for his father on his name-day: ‘Jak wielką radość w sercu moim czuię!...’, Warsaw, 6 December 1817, autograph signed ‘F[ryderyk] Chopin’, one sheet, written on one page, 239–241x192–194 mm. Muzeum Fryderyka Chopina, Warsaw [M/2643].

 

(What great joy I feel in my heart!

When such a pleasant, dear and wonderful

Day begins, on which I congratulate you,

Wishing that many long years might pass

In good health, robustness, propitiously and peacefully:

May Heaven’s gifts regale you in abundance.)