German conductor and composer (1832-1885), Damrosch started his career in Germany as a violin soloist and in orchestras, but later migrated to America where he became a conductor and composer, and was instrumental there in promoting classical music concerts among Americans. In 1873, he founded the Oratorio Society of New York, died at age 53.
Rare signed photo, dated by him in Lepzig, Germany, in 1858, shown young, a photo by A. Schenk, Weimar with an original photographer mat. Size is 6.25 x 8.1 inches, in excellent condition. Autographs of Leopold Damrosch are very rare, and this is the finest I have ever seen.
- ALL ITEMS SHOWING PRICE ARE IN STOCK. - ALL PRICES ARE FINAL. - ALL ITEMS GUARANTEED AUTHENTIC AND ORIGINAL. We do not sell copies or reproductions.