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.)