Item #3802 Autograph Musical Quotation Signed. Charles Gounod.
Autograph Musical Quotation Signed

Autograph Musical Quotation Signed

No Binding. Two bars for violin on hand-drawn stave with holograph tempo marking. Titled at the top by Gounod, "Après les jeunes!.. Les vieux!.." Signed Ch. Gounod at the bottom and inscribed in French to the recipient. Beautiful 12 1/4" x 8 1/4" paper which shows some toning and a few pencil marks from previous framing. Comes with a glossy 7" x 5" photo of the composer. The French composer Charles Gounod (1818-1893) was particularly famous for his operas, including Faust and Roméo et Juliette which are still widely performed today. His other output included shorter works, both instrumental and vocal, and church music, including his setting of Ave Maria to Bach's Prelude #1 in C. Near Fine. Item #3802

Price: $650.00

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