38829Signed Document Selling Connecticut Property to Wealthy Hotchkiss Family
Barnum, P.T.
Signed Document Selling Connecticut Property to Wealthy Hotchkiss Family
21632Early Autograph Letter Signed Reserving a Venue for the Premiere of His “Harold en Italie”
Berlioz, Hector
Early Autograph Letter Signed Reserving a Venue for the Premiere of His “Harold en Italie”
18957Large and Unusual Inscribed Photograph of the 19th Century’s Greatest Actress Performing on a New York Stage
Bernhardt, Sarah
Large and Unusual Inscribed Photograph of the 19th Century’s Greatest Actress Performing on a New York Stage
18493An Amusing and Unpublished Autograph Letter Signed by the Author of “The Last of the Mohicans,” Mentioning Jenny Lind’s Celebrated American Tour
Cooper, James Fenimore
An Amusing and Unpublished Autograph Letter Signed by the Author of “The Last of the Mohicans,” Mentioning Jenny Lind’s Celebrated American Tour
33315Autograph Musical Quotation of a Work by Chopin, Signed by the French-Swiss Pianist and Conductor Known for his Interpretation of the Romantic Composers
Cortot, Alfred
Autograph Musical Quotation of a Work by Chopin, Signed by the French-Swiss Pianist and Conductor Known for his Interpretation of the Romantic Composers
30402Seven Bars of Music Quoting the Classic Mickey Mouse Sequence, “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice,” from Disney’s Memorable Animated Film “Fantasia”
Dukas, Paul
Seven Bars of Music Quoting the Classic Mickey Mouse Sequence, “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice,” from Disney’s Memorable Animated Film “Fantasia”
20498Autograph Letter Signed Mourning the Tragic Death of Her Two Children: “I feel I am at the end of all… I struggled but the thing has killed me after all… I am… dying of despair”
Duncan, Isadora
Autograph Letter Signed Mourning the Tragic Death of Her Two Children: “I feel I am at the end of all… I struggled but the thing has killed me after all… I am… dying of despair”
39469Dvorak Inquires about a Dutch Performance of His Stabat Mater
Dvorak, Antonin
Dvorak Inquires about a Dutch Performance of His Stabat Mater
31163Rare Document Signed By King George V and His Son, the Future King Edward VIII, Honoring the Canadian Opera Star Emma Albani
George V, King
Rare Document Signed By King George V and His Son, the Future King Edward VIII, Honoring the Canadian Opera Star Emma Albani
20242An Oversize and Magnificent Signed Photograph of the Italian Tenor Inscribed to the Photographer, Angelo Laviosa
Gigli, Benjamino
An Oversize and Magnificent Signed Photograph of the Italian Tenor Inscribed to the Photographer, Angelo Laviosa
21748Bosch Studio Cabinet Photograph Inscribed to American Soprano Minnie Hauk Who Made Her American Debut in Gounod’s “Romeo et Juliette”
Gounod, Charles
Bosch Studio Cabinet Photograph Inscribed to American Soprano Minnie Hauk Who Made Her American Debut in Gounod’s “Romeo et Juliette”
37623A Rare Autograph Musical Quotation
Hindemith, Paul
A Rare Autograph Musical Quotation
29073Youthful Autograph Letter Signed by the Eight-Year-Old Future American Contralto
Homer, Louise
Youthful Autograph Letter Signed by the Eight-Year-Old Future American Contralto
37772Rare Signed Photograph of the Hungarian Composer
Kodaly, Zoltan
Rare Signed Photograph of the Hungarian Composer
39318Armless Sideshow Performer Writes: “I write poetry & prose, Holding my pen between my toes”
Leak, Ann E.
Armless Sideshow Performer Writes: “I write poetry & prose, Holding my pen between my toes”
39324Rare SP of Leodiska, the Amazing Parrot Trainer!
Leodiska
Rare SP of Leodiska, the Amazing Parrot Trainer!
20649Inscribed Photograph by the Italian composer of “Pagliacci” with Patriotic World War I Sentiment on the “second day of the war”
Leoncavallo, Ruggiero
Inscribed Photograph by the Italian composer of “Pagliacci” with Patriotic World War I Sentiment on the “second day of the war”
30368Small Archive of Letters from the Oscar-Winning Director of “Marty” on Professional and Civil War Matters
Mann, Delbert
Small Archive of Letters from the Oscar-Winning Director of “Marty” on Professional and Civil War Matters
18580A Handsome and Rare Half-Length, Gilt-Edged Boudoir Photograph of Massenet Inscribed to the “Cercle des Arts” in 1887
Massenet, Jules
A Handsome and Rare Half-Length, Gilt-Edged Boudoir Photograph of Massenet Inscribed to the “Cercle des Arts” in 1887
39343Vibrant Musical Quotation by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Meyerbeer, Giacomo
Vibrant Musical Quotation by Giacomo Meyerbeer
34561Three-Page AMusMsS from his “Trois Chansons de Ronsard,” Written for Lily Pons
Milhaud, Darius
Three-Page AMusMsS from his “Trois Chansons de Ronsard,” Written for Lily Pons
30643Extremely Rare Fair Copy of the First Two Verses of “Home! Sweet Home!” One of President Lincoln’s Favorite Melodies
Payne, John Howard
Extremely Rare Fair Copy of the First Two Verses of “Home! Sweet Home!” One of President Lincoln’s Favorite Melodies
21266Fascinating and Uncommon Autograph Letter about Tax Issues Signed on “Black Tuesday,” the Day the 1929 Stock Market Crashed
Porter, Cole
Fascinating and Uncommon Autograph Letter about Tax Issues Signed on “Black Tuesday,” the Day the 1929 Stock Market Crashed
39041Ravel Autograph Musical Ms. on a “Subject” by Massenet & a Minor Thought on Beethoven
Ravel, Maurice
Ravel Autograph Musical Ms. on a “Subject” by Massenet & a Minor Thought on Beethoven
39374Fine Single Page ALS of Maurice Ravel to a French Soprano
Ravel, Maurice
Fine Single Page ALS of Maurice Ravel to a French Soprano
20770Typed Letter Signed to Paul Turok, a Composer and Critic Who Studied under Sessions at Berkeley and Princeton
Sessions, Roger
Typed Letter Signed to Paul Turok, a Composer and Critic Who Studied under Sessions at Berkeley and Princeton
39409Israel’s First Internationally Known Female Composer
Shlonsky, Verdina
Israel’s First Internationally Known Female Composer
38448The Earliest Toscanini Letter to be Offered at Auction in at Least 50 Years
Toscanini, Arturo
The Earliest Toscanini Letter to be Offered at Auction in at Least 50 Years
20827Huge “Boldini” Portrait by Adolphe Braun Inscribed by Giuseppe Verdi to His Publisher Giulio Ricordi
Verdi, Giuseppe
Huge “Boldini” Portrait by Adolphe Braun Inscribed by Giuseppe Verdi to His Publisher Giulio Ricordi
39441Carl Maria von Weber ALS Mentioning His Incidental Music for Preciosa
Weber, Carl Maria von
Carl Maria von Weber ALS Mentioning His Incidental Music for Preciosa
18945Very Rare Letter Signed by the Composer of “La Paloma,” One of the Most Popular Melodies Ever Written, and a Favorite of Emperor Maximilian of Mexico
Yradier, Sebastian de
Very Rare Letter Signed by the Composer of “La Paloma,” One of the Most Popular Melodies Ever Written, and a Favorite of Emperor Maximilian of Mexico