NEW YORK – A handwritten letter by Albert Einstein at auction in New York approximately 2.6 million.
The conscious ’Godsbrief’ of the famous scientist Einstein.
Two anonymous bidders produced a four-minute telephone battle to get the write result of which the price was increased.
The buyer is unnamed, in the same way as the seller. Auction house Christie’s had the highest yield previously estimated at over 1.3 million euros.
Einstein (1879-1955) wrote the two-page story called ” godsbrief’ in 1954 to the philosopher Eric Gutkind. He describes his view on religion, his Jewish identity and his outlook on life.