Singers - Autograph Manuscripts ($100 - $250)

  • (Item #: S0035-M5-13)
    Celebrated American soprano (1850-1891). Set of 2 autograph letter signed, one dated in Memphis in 1887, 4 folded pages, the other dated in Gloucester in 1882, which is 2 pages in length. Both are in English, with an attractive gold embossment at the top, size of each page is 4.5 x 7 inches, very slight tear on one page of the 1882 letter, otherwise in excellent condition. Also included: very attractive unsigned photograph of her, shown most likely in role, taken by photographer Anderson of Culver Pictures, New York. Size is 4.25 x 6.5 inches, very small rips and tears on far edges of the item but not affecting the image. Not sold separately. 
    Celebrated American soprano (1850-1891). Set of 2 autograph letter signed, one dated in Memphis in 1887, 4 folded pages, the other... read more >
    Celebrated American soprano (1850-1891). Set of 2 autograph letter signed, one dated in Memphis in 1887, 4 folded pages, the other dated in Gloucester in 1882, which is 2 pages in length. Both are in English, with an attractive gold embossment at the top, size of each page is 4.5 x 7 inches, very slight tear on one page of the 1882 letter, otherwise in excellent condition. Also included: very attractive unsigned photograph of her, shown most likely in role, taken by photographer Anderson of Culver Pictures, New York. Size is 4.25 x 6.5 inches, very small rips and tears on far edges of the item but not affecting the image. Not sold separately. 
    Celebrated American soprano (1850-1891). Set of 2 autograph...

    $140.00 USD

    (Item #: S0035-M5-13)
    Celebrated American soprano (1850-1891). Set of 2 autograph letter signed, one dated in Memphis in 1887, 4 folded pages, the other dated in Gloucester in 1882, which is 2 pages in length. Both are in English, with an attractive gold embossment at the top, size of each page is 4.5 x 7 inches, very slight tear on one page of the 1882 letter, otherwise in excellent condition. Also included: very attractive unsigned photograph of her, shown most likely in role, taken by photographer Anderson of Culver Pictures, New York. Size is 4.25 x 6.5 inches, very small rips and tears on far edges of the item but not affecting the image. Not sold separately. 
    Celebrated American soprano (1850-1891). Set of 2 autograph letter signed, one dated in Memphis in 1887, 4 folded pages, the other... read more >
    Celebrated American soprano (1850-1891). Set of 2 autograph letter signed, one dated in Memphis in 1887, 4 folded pages, the other dated in Gloucester in 1882, which is 2 pages in length. Both are in English, with an attractive gold embossment at the top, size of each page is 4.5 x 7 inches, very slight tear on one page of the 1882 letter, otherwise in excellent condition. Also included: very attractive unsigned photograph of her, shown most likely in role, taken by photographer Anderson of Culver Pictures, New York. Size is 4.25 x 6.5 inches, very small rips and tears on far edges of the item but not affecting the image. Not sold separately. 
  • (Item #: S1106-M5-16)
    Italian soprano (1904-1998), and latterly a singing teacher. Autograph letter signed by her, written in Italian (sold untranslated), no date. Size is 5.25 x 7 inches, 3 written pages in one sheet, storage holes, red crayon and pencil markings over the end by an unidentified hand, in overall excellent condition.
    Italian soprano (1904-1998), and latterly a singing teacher. Autograph letter signed by her, written in Italian (sold untranslated), no date.... read more >
    Italian soprano (1904-1998), and latterly a singing teacher. Autograph letter signed by her, written in Italian (sold untranslated), no date. Size is 5.25 x 7 inches, 3 written pages in one sheet, storage holes, red crayon and pencil markings over the end by an unidentified hand, in overall excellent condition.
    Italian soprano (1904-1998), and latterly a singing teacher....

    $150.00 USD

    (Item #: S1106-M5-16)
    Italian soprano (1904-1998), and latterly a singing teacher. Autograph letter signed by her, written in Italian (sold untranslated), no date. Size is 5.25 x 7 inches, 3 written pages in one sheet, storage holes, red crayon and pencil markings over the end by an unidentified hand, in overall excellent condition.
    Italian soprano (1904-1998), and latterly a singing teacher. Autograph letter signed by her, written in Italian (sold untranslated), no date.... read more >
    Italian soprano (1904-1998), and latterly a singing teacher. Autograph letter signed by her, written in Italian (sold untranslated), no date. Size is 5.25 x 7 inches, 3 written pages in one sheet, storage holes, red crayon and pencil markings over the end by an unidentified hand, in overall excellent condition.
  • (Item #: GC4154-GX164A)
    Dutch-born French baritone (1866-1926). Autograph letter signed, dated in Paris in 1926, 3 pages, written in French, sold untranslated. Each page is 5.25 x 7.25 inches, in excellent condition. 
    Dutch-born French baritone (1866-1926). Autograph letter signed, dated in Paris in 1926, 3 pages, written in French, sold untranslated. Each... read more >
    Dutch-born French baritone (1866-1926). Autograph letter signed, dated in Paris in 1926, 3 pages, written in French, sold untranslated. Each page is 5.25 x 7.25 inches, in excellent condition. 
    Dutch-born French baritone (1866-1926). Autograph letter signed, dated...

    $100.00 USD

    (Item #: GC4154-GX164A)
    Dutch-born French baritone (1866-1926). Autograph letter signed, dated in Paris in 1926, 3 pages, written in French, sold untranslated. Each page is 5.25 x 7.25 inches, in excellent condition. 
    Dutch-born French baritone (1866-1926). Autograph letter signed, dated in Paris in 1926, 3 pages, written in French, sold untranslated. Each... read more >
    Dutch-born French baritone (1866-1926). Autograph letter signed, dated in Paris in 1926, 3 pages, written in French, sold untranslated. Each page is 5.25 x 7.25 inches, in excellent condition. 
  • (Item #: GA8879-GX266A)
    Italian mezzo-soprano/contralto (1826-1894), also known as Marietta Alboni-Pepoli.  Signed album page, inscribed and dated in Paris, 1860, plus a photo of her attached at the top.  Album page is mounted on a mat of 11.8 x 15.75 inches (can be easily removed), mounted with photo corners.  Actual album page is 8.5 x 12 inches, minor rust stains, otherwise in very good condition.
    Italian mezzo-soprano/contralto (1826-1894), also known as Marietta Alboni-Pepoli.  Signed album page, inscribed and dated in Paris, 1860, plus a photo... read more >
    Italian mezzo-soprano/contralto (1826-1894), also known as Marietta Alboni-Pepoli.  Signed album page, inscribed and dated in Paris, 1860, plus a photo of her attached at the top.  Album page is mounted on a mat of 11.8 x 15.75 inches (can be easily removed), mounted with photo corners.  Actual album page is 8.5 x 12 inches, minor rust stains, otherwise in very good condition.
    Italian mezzo-soprano/contralto (1826-1894), also known as Marietta Alboni-Pepoli. ...

    $120.00 USD

    (Item #: GA8879-GX266A)
    Italian mezzo-soprano/contralto (1826-1894), also known as Marietta Alboni-Pepoli.  Signed album page, inscribed and dated in Paris, 1860, plus a photo of her attached at the top.  Album page is mounted on a mat of 11.8 x 15.75 inches (can be easily removed), mounted with photo corners.  Actual album page is 8.5 x 12 inches, minor rust stains, otherwise in very good condition.
    Italian mezzo-soprano/contralto (1826-1894), also known as Marietta Alboni-Pepoli.  Signed album page, inscribed and dated in Paris, 1860, plus a photo... read more >
    Italian mezzo-soprano/contralto (1826-1894), also known as Marietta Alboni-Pepoli.  Signed album page, inscribed and dated in Paris, 1860, plus a photo of her attached at the top.  Album page is mounted on a mat of 11.8 x 15.75 inches (can be easily removed), mounted with photo corners.  Actual album page is 8.5 x 12 inches, minor rust stains, otherwise in very good condition.
  • (Item #: GB4500-GX214D)
    Widely celebrated American contralto Marian Anderson (1897-1993), the first black person, American or otherwise, to perform at the at the Metropolitan Opera and an inspiration to many future African American performers. Signed album page with 1 bar of music from J.S. Bach, dated in 1937.  Also included: verso page contains 4 signatures and accompanying musical quotes by all 4 members of the Aguilar Quartet, a famous Spanish Lute quartet that performed on tour in the 1920s and 30s, dated in 1938. Size is 5.75 x 7.75 inches, in excellent condition. 
    Widely celebrated American contralto Marian Anderson (1897-1993), the first black person, American or otherwise, to perform at the at the Metropolitan Opera and... read more >
    Widely celebrated American contralto Marian Anderson (1897-1993), the first black person, American or otherwise, to perform at the at the Metropolitan Opera and an inspiration to many future African American performers. Signed album page with 1 bar of music from J.S. Bach, dated in 1937.  Also included: verso page contains 4 signatures and accompanying musical quotes by all 4 members of the Aguilar Quartet, a famous Spanish Lute quartet that performed on tour in the 1920s and 30s, dated in 1938. Size is 5.75 x 7.75 inches, in excellent condition. 
    Widely celebrated American contralto Marian Anderson (1897-1993), the first...

    $100.00 USD

    (Item #: GB4500-GX214D)
    Widely celebrated American contralto Marian Anderson (1897-1993), the first black person, American or otherwise, to perform at the at the Metropolitan Opera and an inspiration to many future African American performers. Signed album page with 1 bar of music from J.S. Bach, dated in 1937.  Also included: verso page contains 4 signatures and accompanying musical quotes by all 4 members of the Aguilar Quartet, a famous Spanish Lute quartet that performed on tour in the 1920s and 30s, dated in 1938. Size is 5.75 x 7.75 inches, in excellent condition. 
    Widely celebrated American contralto Marian Anderson (1897-1993), the first black person, American or otherwise, to perform at the at the Metropolitan Opera and... read more >
    Widely celebrated American contralto Marian Anderson (1897-1993), the first black person, American or otherwise, to perform at the at the Metropolitan Opera and an inspiration to many future African American performers. Signed album page with 1 bar of music from J.S. Bach, dated in 1937.  Also included: verso page contains 4 signatures and accompanying musical quotes by all 4 members of the Aguilar Quartet, a famous Spanish Lute quartet that performed on tour in the 1920s and 30s, dated in 1938. Size is 5.75 x 7.75 inches, in excellent condition. 
  • (Item #: GA1446-GX261A)
    American contralto (1897-1993), highly celebrated in her time, being the first black person, American or otherwise, to perform at the Metropolitan Opera.  Printed score for the song "Dearest Night" by Alfred Bachelet, signed by the American contralto on the front cover.  Size is 9 x 11.8 inches, 8 pages including covers, in excellent condition.
    American contralto (1897-1993), highly celebrated in her time, being the first black person, American or otherwise, to perform at the Metropolitan Opera. ... read more >
    American contralto (1897-1993), highly celebrated in her time, being the first black person, American or otherwise, to perform at the Metropolitan Opera.  Printed score for the song "Dearest Night" by Alfred Bachelet, signed by the American contralto on the front cover.  Size is 9 x 11.8 inches, 8 pages including covers, in excellent condition.
    American contralto (1897-1993), highly celebrated in her time,...

    $125.00 USD

    (Item #: GA1446-GX261A)
    American contralto (1897-1993), highly celebrated in her time, being the first black person, American or otherwise, to perform at the Metropolitan Opera.  Printed score for the song "Dearest Night" by Alfred Bachelet, signed by the American contralto on the front cover.  Size is 9 x 11.8 inches, 8 pages including covers, in excellent condition.
    American contralto (1897-1993), highly celebrated in her time, being the first black person, American or otherwise, to perform at the Metropolitan Opera. ... read more >
    American contralto (1897-1993), highly celebrated in her time, being the first black person, American or otherwise, to perform at the Metropolitan Opera.  Printed score for the song "Dearest Night" by Alfred Bachelet, signed by the American contralto on the front cover.  Size is 9 x 11.8 inches, 8 pages including covers, in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: GA9137-GX269B)
    American contralto (1897-1993), highly celebrated in her time. The first black person to perform at the Metropolitan Opera and an inspiration to many Afro-American performers.  Signed receipt for the payment of a recital on December 7th, 1934 in Geneve, Switzerland; nicely matted with a photo of her shown young.  Total mat size is 15.25 x 11.3 inches, receipt is 4.75 x 4.25 inches (storage holes), photo is 4.75 x 6.7 inches (visible window size), all in excellent condition.
    American contralto (1897-1993), highly celebrated in her time. The first black person to perform at the Metropolitan Opera and an inspiration to many... read more >
    American contralto (1897-1993), highly celebrated in her time. The first black person to perform at the Metropolitan Opera and an inspiration to many Afro-American performers.  Signed receipt for the payment of a recital on December 7th, 1934 in Geneve, Switzerland; nicely matted with a photo of her shown young.  Total mat size is 15.25 x 11.3 inches, receipt is 4.75 x 4.25 inches (storage holes), photo is 4.75 x 6.7 inches (visible window size), all in excellent condition.
    American contralto (1897-1993), highly celebrated in her time. The first...

    $100.00 USD

    (Item #: GA9137-GX269B)
    American contralto (1897-1993), highly celebrated in her time. The first black person to perform at the Metropolitan Opera and an inspiration to many Afro-American performers.  Signed receipt for the payment of a recital on December 7th, 1934 in Geneve, Switzerland; nicely matted with a photo of her shown young.  Total mat size is 15.25 x 11.3 inches, receipt is 4.75 x 4.25 inches (storage holes), photo is 4.75 x 6.7 inches (visible window size), all in excellent condition.
    American contralto (1897-1993), highly celebrated in her time. The first black person to perform at the Metropolitan Opera and an inspiration to many... read more >
    American contralto (1897-1993), highly celebrated in her time. The first black person to perform at the Metropolitan Opera and an inspiration to many Afro-American performers.  Signed receipt for the payment of a recital on December 7th, 1934 in Geneve, Switzerland; nicely matted with a photo of her shown young.  Total mat size is 15.25 x 11.3 inches, receipt is 4.75 x 4.25 inches (storage holes), photo is 4.75 x 6.7 inches (visible window size), all in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: GG1241-GX183A)
    Norwegian bass (1896-1940), who had an active international career and was especially known for Mozart and Wagnerian roles. Typed letter signed, on the stationary of the Ansonia Hotel in New York in 1930 with the handwritten signature at the bottom of the letter, size is 7.25 x 10.5 inches, small stain outside area of the text, otherwise in very good condition. ALSO INCLUDED: Unsigned postcard photograph, shown in role, a photo by Ursula Richter, Dresden, Size is 3.5 x 5.25 inches, in excellent condition. Not sold separately. 
    Norwegian bass (1896-1940), who had an active international career and was especially known for Mozart and Wagnerian roles. Typed letter... read more >
    Norwegian bass (1896-1940), who had an active international career and was especially known for Mozart and Wagnerian roles. Typed letter signed, on the stationary of the Ansonia Hotel in New York in 1930 with the handwritten signature at the bottom of the letter, size is 7.25 x 10.5 inches, small stain outside area of the text, otherwise in very good condition. ALSO INCLUDED: Unsigned postcard photograph, shown in role, a photo by Ursula Richter, Dresden, Size is 3.5 x 5.25 inches, in excellent condition. Not sold separately. 
    Norwegian bass (1896-1940), who had an active international...

    $200.00 USD

    (Item #: GG1241-GX183A)
    Norwegian bass (1896-1940), who had an active international career and was especially known for Mozart and Wagnerian roles. Typed letter signed, on the stationary of the Ansonia Hotel in New York in 1930 with the handwritten signature at the bottom of the letter, size is 7.25 x 10.5 inches, small stain outside area of the text, otherwise in very good condition. ALSO INCLUDED: Unsigned postcard photograph, shown in role, a photo by Ursula Richter, Dresden, Size is 3.5 x 5.25 inches, in excellent condition. Not sold separately. 
    Norwegian bass (1896-1940), who had an active international career and was especially known for Mozart and Wagnerian roles. Typed letter... read more >
    Norwegian bass (1896-1940), who had an active international career and was especially known for Mozart and Wagnerian roles. Typed letter signed, on the stationary of the Ansonia Hotel in New York in 1930 with the handwritten signature at the bottom of the letter, size is 7.25 x 10.5 inches, small stain outside area of the text, otherwise in very good condition. ALSO INCLUDED: Unsigned postcard photograph, shown in role, a photo by Ursula Richter, Dresden, Size is 3.5 x 5.25 inches, in excellent condition. Not sold separately. 
  • (Item #: GB3599-GX209B)
    Italian contralto, creator of the role of La Cieca in Ponchielli's La Gioconda in 1876. Autograph letter signed, dated in 1880. 3 pages of a 4-page folded document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Each page is 5 x 8.25 inches, total item size is 8.25 x 10.25 inches, in excellent condition.
    Italian contralto, creator of the role of La Cieca in Ponchielli's La Gioconda in 1876. Autograph letter signed, dated in 1880.... read more >
    Italian contralto, creator of the role of La Cieca in Ponchielli's La Gioconda in 1876. Autograph letter signed, dated in 1880. 3 pages of a 4-page folded document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Each page is 5 x 8.25 inches, total item size is 8.25 x 10.25 inches, in excellent condition.
    Italian contralto, creator of the role of La Cieca...

    $250.00 USD

    (Item #: GB3599-GX209B)
    Italian contralto, creator of the role of La Cieca in Ponchielli's La Gioconda in 1876. Autograph letter signed, dated in 1880. 3 pages of a 4-page folded document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Each page is 5 x 8.25 inches, total item size is 8.25 x 10.25 inches, in excellent condition.
    Italian contralto, creator of the role of La Cieca in Ponchielli's La Gioconda in 1876. Autograph letter signed, dated in 1880.... read more >
    Italian contralto, creator of the role of La Cieca in Ponchielli's La Gioconda in 1876. Autograph letter signed, dated in 1880. 3 pages of a 4-page folded document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Each page is 5 x 8.25 inches, total item size is 8.25 x 10.25 inches, in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: GB4532-GX214E)
    French baritone (1810-1971), appeared in the world premiere productions of Donizetti's La Favorite, Roberto Deveraux, L'Assedio di Calais, and Dom Sebastien, as well as several operas by Fromental Halevy, Giuseppe Lillo, Adolphe Adam, and Louis Niedermeyer.  Autograph letter signed, 3 pages of a folded 4 page document, written in French and sold untranslated. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, small creases, folds, and several bullet holes, otherwise in very good condition.  
    French baritone (1810-1971), appeared in the world premiere productions of Donizetti's La Favorite, Roberto Deveraux, L'Assedio di Calais, and Dom... read more >
    French baritone (1810-1971), appeared in the world premiere productions of Donizetti's La Favorite, Roberto Deveraux, L'Assedio di Calais, and Dom Sebastien, as well as several operas by Fromental Halevy, Giuseppe Lillo, Adolphe Adam, and Louis Niedermeyer.  Autograph letter signed, 3 pages of a folded 4 page document, written in French and sold untranslated. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, small creases, folds, and several bullet holes, otherwise in very good condition.  
    French baritone (1810-1971), appeared in the world premiere...

    $200.00 USD

    (Item #: GB4532-GX214E)
    French baritone (1810-1971), appeared in the world premiere productions of Donizetti's La Favorite, Roberto Deveraux, L'Assedio di Calais, and Dom Sebastien, as well as several operas by Fromental Halevy, Giuseppe Lillo, Adolphe Adam, and Louis Niedermeyer.  Autograph letter signed, 3 pages of a folded 4 page document, written in French and sold untranslated. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, small creases, folds, and several bullet holes, otherwise in very good condition.  
    French baritone (1810-1971), appeared in the world premiere productions of Donizetti's La Favorite, Roberto Deveraux, L'Assedio di Calais, and Dom... read more >
    French baritone (1810-1971), appeared in the world premiere productions of Donizetti's La Favorite, Roberto Deveraux, L'Assedio di Calais, and Dom Sebastien, as well as several operas by Fromental Halevy, Giuseppe Lillo, Adolphe Adam, and Louis Niedermeyer.  Autograph letter signed, 3 pages of a folded 4 page document, written in French and sold untranslated. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, small creases, folds, and several bullet holes, otherwise in very good condition.  
  • (Item #: M7103-Y13B)
    Italian voice coach (1812-1870), who wrote important books on singing, was also (earlier in his career) a violinist and conductor. Very rare autograph letter signed by him, dated in New York in 1868, in English, arranging an appointment. One page, 8 x 9.75 inches, minor folds, in excellent condition. 
    Italian voice coach (1812-1870), who wrote important books on singing, was also (earlier in his career) a violinist and conductor. Very... read more >
    Italian voice coach (1812-1870), who wrote important books on singing, was also (earlier in his career) a violinist and conductor. Very rare autograph letter signed by him, dated in New York in 1868, in English, arranging an appointment. One page, 8 x 9.75 inches, minor folds, in excellent condition. 
    Italian voice coach (1812-1870), who wrote important books on...

    $200.00 USD

    (Item #: M7103-Y13B)
    Italian voice coach (1812-1870), who wrote important books on singing, was also (earlier in his career) a violinist and conductor. Very rare autograph letter signed by him, dated in New York in 1868, in English, arranging an appointment. One page, 8 x 9.75 inches, minor folds, in excellent condition. 
    Italian voice coach (1812-1870), who wrote important books on singing, was also (earlier in his career) a violinist and conductor. Very... read more >
    Italian voice coach (1812-1870), who wrote important books on singing, was also (earlier in his career) a violinist and conductor. Very rare autograph letter signed by him, dated in New York in 1868, in English, arranging an appointment. One page, 8 x 9.75 inches, minor folds, in excellent condition. 
  • (Item #: GC4159-GX164A)
    French soprano (1838-1919), particularly noteworthy for creating the role of Inès in the world premiere production of Meyerbeer's L'Arfricaine in  Paris in 1865. Autograph letter signed, written in French on the first three pages of a folded 4-page document, sold untranslated. Each page is 4.25 x 6.75 inches, in excellent condition. L'A
    French soprano (1838-1919), particularly noteworthy for creating the role of Inès in the world premiere production of Meyerbeer's L'Arfricaine in  Paris... read more >
    French soprano (1838-1919), particularly noteworthy for creating the role of Inès in the world premiere production of Meyerbeer's L'Arfricaine in  Paris in 1865. Autograph letter signed, written in French on the first three pages of a folded 4-page document, sold untranslated. Each page is 4.25 x 6.75 inches, in excellent condition. L'A
    French soprano (1838-1919), particularly noteworthy for creating the role...

    $200.00 USD

    (Item #: GC4159-GX164A)
    French soprano (1838-1919), particularly noteworthy for creating the role of Inès in the world premiere production of Meyerbeer's L'Arfricaine in  Paris in 1865. Autograph letter signed, written in French on the first three pages of a folded 4-page document, sold untranslated. Each page is 4.25 x 6.75 inches, in excellent condition. L'A
    French soprano (1838-1919), particularly noteworthy for creating the role of Inès in the world premiere production of Meyerbeer's L'Arfricaine in  Paris... read more >
    French soprano (1838-1919), particularly noteworthy for creating the role of Inès in the world premiere production of Meyerbeer's L'Arfricaine in  Paris in 1865. Autograph letter signed, written in French on the first three pages of a folded 4-page document, sold untranslated. Each page is 4.25 x 6.75 inches, in excellent condition. L'A
  • (Item #: GC4171-GX164A)
    German soprano/mezzo-soprano (1849-1926). Autograph note signed, written at Covent Garden in London, dated in 1909. 1 page of 4.5 x 7 inches mounted onto 8 x 11 inch drafting paper, written in English. Tear on the bottom left of the mounted background paper, well outside of the area of the manuscript, otherwise in excellent condition. 
    German soprano/mezzo-soprano (1849-1926). Autograph note signed, written at Covent Garden in London, dated in 1909. 1 page of 4.5 x... read more >
    German soprano/mezzo-soprano (1849-1926). Autograph note signed, written at Covent Garden in London, dated in 1909. 1 page of 4.5 x 7 inches mounted onto 8 x 11 inch drafting paper, written in English. Tear on the bottom left of the mounted background paper, well outside of the area of the manuscript, otherwise in excellent condition. 
    German soprano/mezzo-soprano (1849-1926). Autograph note signed, written at...

    $100.00 USD

    (Item #: GC4171-GX164A)
    German soprano/mezzo-soprano (1849-1926). Autograph note signed, written at Covent Garden in London, dated in 1909. 1 page of 4.5 x 7 inches mounted onto 8 x 11 inch drafting paper, written in English. Tear on the bottom left of the mounted background paper, well outside of the area of the manuscript, otherwise in excellent condition. 
    German soprano/mezzo-soprano (1849-1926). Autograph note signed, written at Covent Garden in London, dated in 1909. 1 page of 4.5 x... read more >
    German soprano/mezzo-soprano (1849-1926). Autograph note signed, written at Covent Garden in London, dated in 1909. 1 page of 4.5 x 7 inches mounted onto 8 x 11 inch drafting paper, written in English. Tear on the bottom left of the mounted background paper, well outside of the area of the manuscript, otherwise in excellent condition. 
  • (Item #: M3028-X4-5)
    Hungarian-born baritone (1827-1904), among other things he was the first Hans Sachs in Vienna, created the role of King Solomon in the 1875 world premiere of Die Königing von Saba, opera by Karl Goldmark. Autograph letter signed and dated by him in Vienna in 1868, 1 page, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, in German (sold untranslated), in excellent condition.
    Hungarian-born baritone (1827-1904), among other things he was the first Hans Sachs in Vienna, created the role of King Solomon... read more >
    Hungarian-born baritone (1827-1904), among other things he was the first Hans Sachs in Vienna, created the role of King Solomon in the 1875 world premiere of Die Königing von Saba, opera by Karl Goldmark. Autograph letter signed and dated by him in Vienna in 1868, 1 page, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, in German (sold untranslated), in excellent condition.
    Hungarian-born baritone (1827-1904), among other things he was...

    $130.00 USD

    (Item #: M3028-X4-5)
    Hungarian-born baritone (1827-1904), among other things he was the first Hans Sachs in Vienna, created the role of King Solomon in the 1875 world premiere of Die Königing von Saba, opera by Karl Goldmark. Autograph letter signed and dated by him in Vienna in 1868, 1 page, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, in German (sold untranslated), in excellent condition.
    Hungarian-born baritone (1827-1904), among other things he was the first Hans Sachs in Vienna, created the role of King Solomon... read more >
    Hungarian-born baritone (1827-1904), among other things he was the first Hans Sachs in Vienna, created the role of King Solomon in the 1875 world premiere of Die Königing von Saba, opera by Karl Goldmark. Autograph letter signed and dated by him in Vienna in 1868, 1 page, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, in German (sold untranslated), in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: S0044-M5-13)
    French-Italian soprano, whose stage name was Antonia Delores, was the daughter of singer Zelia Trebelli-Bettini a French mezzo-soprano (1834-1892), and Alessandro Bettini, an Italian tenor (1825-1898), and the first to sing Carmen at the Metropolitan Opera in 1884. Autograph letter signed, 2 pages of a folded 4 page document, written in English. Size of each page is 4.5 x 7 inches, some mounting traces (scotch tape) on left side of the paper, otherwise in excellent condition. Also included: Unsigned Carte-de-Visite (CDV) photo of her, shown as herself taken by the London Stereoscope and Photographic Company, 2.5 x 4 inches, beautiful item in excellent condition. Not sold separately. 
    French-Italian soprano, whose stage name was Antonia Delores, was the daughter of singer Zelia Trebelli-Bettini a French mezzo-soprano (1834-1892), and Alessandro Bettini, an Italian tenor (1825-1898), and the first to... read more >
    French-Italian soprano, whose stage name was Antonia Delores, was the daughter of singer Zelia Trebelli-Bettini a French mezzo-soprano (1834-1892), and Alessandro Bettini, an Italian tenor (1825-1898), and the first to sing Carmen at the Metropolitan Opera in 1884. Autograph letter signed, 2 pages of a folded 4 page document, written in English. Size of each page is 4.5 x 7 inches, some mounting traces (scotch tape) on left side of the paper, otherwise in excellent condition. Also included: Unsigned Carte-de-Visite (CDV) photo of her, shown as herself taken by the London Stereoscope and Photographic Company, 2.5 x 4 inches, beautiful item in excellent condition. Not sold separately. 
    French-Italian soprano, whose stage name was Antonia Delores, was the daughter...

    $140.00 USD

    (Item #: S0044-M5-13)
    French-Italian soprano, whose stage name was Antonia Delores, was the daughter of singer Zelia Trebelli-Bettini a French mezzo-soprano (1834-1892), and Alessandro Bettini, an Italian tenor (1825-1898), and the first to sing Carmen at the Metropolitan Opera in 1884. Autograph letter signed, 2 pages of a folded 4 page document, written in English. Size of each page is 4.5 x 7 inches, some mounting traces (scotch tape) on left side of the paper, otherwise in excellent condition. Also included: Unsigned Carte-de-Visite (CDV) photo of her, shown as herself taken by the London Stereoscope and Photographic Company, 2.5 x 4 inches, beautiful item in excellent condition. Not sold separately. 
    French-Italian soprano, whose stage name was Antonia Delores, was the daughter of singer Zelia Trebelli-Bettini a French mezzo-soprano (1834-1892), and Alessandro Bettini, an Italian tenor (1825-1898), and the first to... read more >
    French-Italian soprano, whose stage name was Antonia Delores, was the daughter of singer Zelia Trebelli-Bettini a French mezzo-soprano (1834-1892), and Alessandro Bettini, an Italian tenor (1825-1898), and the first to sing Carmen at the Metropolitan Opera in 1884. Autograph letter signed, 2 pages of a folded 4 page document, written in English. Size of each page is 4.5 x 7 inches, some mounting traces (scotch tape) on left side of the paper, otherwise in excellent condition. Also included: Unsigned Carte-de-Visite (CDV) photo of her, shown as herself taken by the London Stereoscope and Photographic Company, 2.5 x 4 inches, beautiful item in excellent condition. Not sold separately. 
  • (Item #: M5972-GX204A)
    German bass-baritone (1835-1900), created the role of Hans Sachs in the world premiere performance of Richard Wagner's Die Meistersinger in Munich in 1868. Autograph note signed, dated in Wiesbaden in 1877. Written to Paul Lindau, noted German writer, journalist and theatre director (1839-1919). Written in German, sold untranslated. The manuscript size is 5.75 x 3.75 inches, in extremely good condition.  Also included is an unsigned CDV, shown as himself. Seal on verso of photographer Fritz Luckhardt, Vienna. Size is 2.5 x 4 inches, in excellent condition. 
    German bass-baritone (1835-1900), created the role of Hans Sachs in the world premiere performance of Richard Wagner's Die Meistersinger in Munich... read more >
    German bass-baritone (1835-1900), created the role of Hans Sachs in the world premiere performance of Richard Wagner's Die Meistersinger in Munich in 1868. Autograph note signed, dated in Wiesbaden in 1877. Written to Paul Lindau, noted German writer, journalist and theatre director (1839-1919). Written in German, sold untranslated. The manuscript size is 5.75 x 3.75 inches, in extremely good condition.  Also included is an unsigned CDV, shown as himself. Seal on verso of photographer Fritz Luckhardt, Vienna. Size is 2.5 x 4 inches, in excellent condition. 
    German bass-baritone (1835-1900), created the role of Hans Sachs...

    $250.00 USD

    (Item #: M5972-GX204A)
    German bass-baritone (1835-1900), created the role of Hans Sachs in the world premiere performance of Richard Wagner's Die Meistersinger in Munich in 1868. Autograph note signed, dated in Wiesbaden in 1877. Written to Paul Lindau, noted German writer, journalist and theatre director (1839-1919). Written in German, sold untranslated. The manuscript size is 5.75 x 3.75 inches, in extremely good condition.  Also included is an unsigned CDV, shown as himself. Seal on verso of photographer Fritz Luckhardt, Vienna. Size is 2.5 x 4 inches, in excellent condition. 
    German bass-baritone (1835-1900), created the role of Hans Sachs in the world premiere performance of Richard Wagner's Die Meistersinger in Munich... read more >
    German bass-baritone (1835-1900), created the role of Hans Sachs in the world premiere performance of Richard Wagner's Die Meistersinger in Munich in 1868. Autograph note signed, dated in Wiesbaden in 1877. Written to Paul Lindau, noted German writer, journalist and theatre director (1839-1919). Written in German, sold untranslated. The manuscript size is 5.75 x 3.75 inches, in extremely good condition.  Also included is an unsigned CDV, shown as himself. Seal on verso of photographer Fritz Luckhardt, Vienna. Size is 2.5 x 4 inches, in excellent condition. 
  • (Item #: GB3598-GX209B)
    Italian mezzo-soprano (1846-1905), starred as Laura Adorno in the world premiere performances of Ponchielli's La Gioconda at La Scala, Milan in 1876. Autograph letter signed, 1 page, written in Italian sold untranslated. Size is 5 x 8 inches, small tear on top right and slight smudge underneath, not affecting the text and signature below, otherwise in excellent condition.
    Italian mezzo-soprano (1846-1905), starred as Laura Adorno in the world premiere performances of Ponchielli's La Gioconda at La Scala, Milan in... read more >
    Italian mezzo-soprano (1846-1905), starred as Laura Adorno in the world premiere performances of Ponchielli's La Gioconda at La Scala, Milan in 1876. Autograph letter signed, 1 page, written in Italian sold untranslated. Size is 5 x 8 inches, small tear on top right and slight smudge underneath, not affecting the text and signature below, otherwise in excellent condition.
    Italian mezzo-soprano (1846-1905), starred as Laura Adorno in...

    $250.00 USD

    (Item #: GB3598-GX209B)
    Italian mezzo-soprano (1846-1905), starred as Laura Adorno in the world premiere performances of Ponchielli's La Gioconda at La Scala, Milan in 1876. Autograph letter signed, 1 page, written in Italian sold untranslated. Size is 5 x 8 inches, small tear on top right and slight smudge underneath, not affecting the text and signature below, otherwise in excellent condition.
    Italian mezzo-soprano (1846-1905), starred as Laura Adorno in the world premiere performances of Ponchielli's La Gioconda at La Scala, Milan in... read more >
    Italian mezzo-soprano (1846-1905), starred as Laura Adorno in the world premiere performances of Ponchielli's La Gioconda at La Scala, Milan in 1876. Autograph letter signed, 1 page, written in Italian sold untranslated. Size is 5 x 8 inches, small tear on top right and slight smudge underneath, not affecting the text and signature below, otherwise in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: GB4447-GX214B)
    English soprano (1810-1884), sang in many countries on every continent and was the most widely traveled singer of the 19th century.  Autograph note signed, 1 page in English, size is 4 x 7.25 inches, small tear on the bottom right (not affecting text and signature), otherwise in excellent condition.
    English soprano (1810-1884), sang in many countries on every continent and was the most widely traveled singer of the 19th century. ... read more >
    English soprano (1810-1884), sang in many countries on every continent and was the most widely traveled singer of the 19th century.  Autograph note signed, 1 page in English, size is 4 x 7.25 inches, small tear on the bottom right (not affecting text and signature), otherwise in excellent condition.
    English soprano (1810-1884), sang in many countries on every...

    $150.00 USD

    (Item #: GB4447-GX214B)
    English soprano (1810-1884), sang in many countries on every continent and was the most widely traveled singer of the 19th century.  Autograph note signed, 1 page in English, size is 4 x 7.25 inches, small tear on the bottom right (not affecting text and signature), otherwise in excellent condition.
    English soprano (1810-1884), sang in many countries on every continent and was the most widely traveled singer of the 19th century. ... read more >
    English soprano (1810-1884), sang in many countries on every continent and was the most widely traveled singer of the 19th century.  Autograph note signed, 1 page in English, size is 4 x 7.25 inches, small tear on the bottom right (not affecting text and signature), otherwise in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: GG2584-GX192B)
     Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century.  Signature cut of 1.75 x 4 inches in excellent condition. ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photograph of him, shown in the title role of Verdi's Don Carlo. Stamped on verso by photographer Sedge LeBlang, Metropolitan Opera, New York. Size is 8 x 10 inches, lots of penciled markings on verso, otherwise in excellent condition. Not sold separately,.
     Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century.  Signature cut of 1.75 x 4 inches in excellent condition. ALSO INCLUDED... read more >
     Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century.  Signature cut of 1.75 x 4 inches in excellent condition. ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photograph of him, shown in the title role of Verdi's Don Carlo. Stamped on verso by photographer Sedge LeBlang, Metropolitan Opera, New York. Size is 8 x 10 inches, lots of penciled markings on verso, otherwise in excellent condition. Not sold separately,.
     Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the...

    $250.00 USD

    (Item #: GG2584-GX192B)
     Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century.  Signature cut of 1.75 x 4 inches in excellent condition. ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photograph of him, shown in the title role of Verdi's Don Carlo. Stamped on verso by photographer Sedge LeBlang, Metropolitan Opera, New York. Size is 8 x 10 inches, lots of penciled markings on verso, otherwise in excellent condition. Not sold separately,.
     Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century.  Signature cut of 1.75 x 4 inches in excellent condition. ALSO INCLUDED... read more >
     Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century.  Signature cut of 1.75 x 4 inches in excellent condition. ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photograph of him, shown in the title role of Verdi's Don Carlo. Stamped on verso by photographer Sedge LeBlang, Metropolitan Opera, New York. Size is 8 x 10 inches, lots of penciled markings on verso, otherwise in excellent condition. Not sold separately,.
  • (Item #: GC4174-GX164A)
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century.  Signed card of 2 x 3.5 inches with clear handwriting and signature, in excellent condition. ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photograph of Bjorling in role, labeled as Cavaradossi in Puccini's Tosca, but most likely another role. Size is 8 x 10 inches, in excellent condition.
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century.  Signed card of 2 x 3.5 inches with clear... read more >
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century.  Signed card of 2 x 3.5 inches with clear handwriting and signature, in excellent condition. ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photograph of Bjorling in role, labeled as Cavaradossi in Puccini's Tosca, but most likely another role. Size is 8 x 10 inches, in excellent condition.
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest...

    $200.00 USD

    (Item #: GC4174-GX164A)
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century.  Signed card of 2 x 3.5 inches with clear handwriting and signature, in excellent condition. ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photograph of Bjorling in role, labeled as Cavaradossi in Puccini's Tosca, but most likely another role. Size is 8 x 10 inches, in excellent condition.
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century.  Signed card of 2 x 3.5 inches with clear... read more >
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century.  Signed card of 2 x 3.5 inches with clear handwriting and signature, in excellent condition. ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photograph of Bjorling in role, labeled as Cavaradossi in Puccini's Tosca, but most likely another role. Size is 8 x 10 inches, in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: GC4176-GX164A)
    Scottish baritone (1859-1920), primarily known for his performances in oratorios and other works from the concert repertoire. Autograph note signed, 1 page written in English on personal letterhead with half-tone image of the singer. Size is 4.75 x 6.5 inches, in excellent condition. 
    Scottish baritone (1859-1920), primarily known for his performances in oratorios and other works from the concert repertoire. Autograph note signed, 1... read more >
    Scottish baritone (1859-1920), primarily known for his performances in oratorios and other works from the concert repertoire. Autograph note signed, 1 page written in English on personal letterhead with half-tone image of the singer. Size is 4.75 x 6.5 inches, in excellent condition. 
    Scottish baritone (1859-1920), primarily known for his performances in...

    $100.00 USD

    (Item #: GC4176-GX164A)
    Scottish baritone (1859-1920), primarily known for his performances in oratorios and other works from the concert repertoire. Autograph note signed, 1 page written in English on personal letterhead with half-tone image of the singer. Size is 4.75 x 6.5 inches, in excellent condition. 
    Scottish baritone (1859-1920), primarily known for his performances in oratorios and other works from the concert repertoire. Autograph note signed, 1... read more >
    Scottish baritone (1859-1920), primarily known for his performances in oratorios and other works from the concert repertoire. Autograph note signed, 1 page written in English on personal letterhead with half-tone image of the singer. Size is 4.75 x 6.5 inches, in excellent condition. 
  • (Item #: M3021-X4-5)
    German baritone (1788-1856) and actor, was an important singer who created several roles in operas by Spontini and Meyerbeer, but most importantly created the role of Caspar in the world premiere of Der Freischütz by Weber. Autograph letter signed, one page, undated and handwritten only on one side, 8 x 10.5 inches. In German, sold untranslated, some rust toning over the borders, otherwise in excellent condition.
    German baritone (1788-1856) and actor, was an important singer who created several roles in operas by Spontini and Meyerbeer, but... read more >
    German baritone (1788-1856) and actor, was an important singer who created several roles in operas by Spontini and Meyerbeer, but most importantly created the role of Caspar in the world premiere of Der Freischütz by Weber. Autograph letter signed, one page, undated and handwritten only on one side, 8 x 10.5 inches. In German, sold untranslated, some rust toning over the borders, otherwise in excellent condition.
    German baritone (1788-1856) and actor, was an important...

    $225.00 USD

    (Item #: M3021-X4-5)
    German baritone (1788-1856) and actor, was an important singer who created several roles in operas by Spontini and Meyerbeer, but most importantly created the role of Caspar in the world premiere of Der Freischütz by Weber. Autograph letter signed, one page, undated and handwritten only on one side, 8 x 10.5 inches. In German, sold untranslated, some rust toning over the borders, otherwise in excellent condition.
    German baritone (1788-1856) and actor, was an important singer who created several roles in operas by Spontini and Meyerbeer, but... read more >
    German baritone (1788-1856) and actor, was an important singer who created several roles in operas by Spontini and Meyerbeer, but most importantly created the role of Caspar in the world premiere of Der Freischütz by Weber. Autograph letter signed, one page, undated and handwritten only on one side, 8 x 10.5 inches. In German, sold untranslated, some rust toning over the borders, otherwise in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: B0259)
    German baritone and teacher (1892-1958), known for singing at the Munich Opera, the Berlin Staatsoper, and the Bayreuth Festival. Signed album page, dated in 1931, in excellent condition.
    German baritone and teacher (1892-1958), known for singing at the Munich Opera, the Berlin Staatsoper, and the Bayreuth Festival. Signed album page,... read more >
    German baritone and teacher (1892-1958), known for singing at the Munich Opera, the Berlin Staatsoper, and the Bayreuth Festival. Signed album page, dated in 1931, in excellent condition.
    German baritone and teacher (1892-1958), known for singing at...

    $100.00 USD

    (Item #: B0259)
    German baritone and teacher (1892-1958), known for singing at the Munich Opera, the Berlin Staatsoper, and the Bayreuth Festival. Signed album page, dated in 1931, in excellent condition.
    German baritone and teacher (1892-1958), known for singing at the Munich Opera, the Berlin Staatsoper, and the Bayreuth Festival. Signed album page,... read more >
    German baritone and teacher (1892-1958), known for singing at the Munich Opera, the Berlin Staatsoper, and the Bayreuth Festival. Signed album page, dated in 1931, in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: GB3597-GX209B)
    French mezzo-soprano (1855-1901). Autograph letter signed, 2 pages folded document written on both pages, written in Milan in Italian, sold untranslated. Size is 5.25 x 8 inches, in excellent condition.
    French mezzo-soprano (1855-1901). Autograph letter signed, 2 pages folded document written on both pages, written in Milan in Italian, sold... read more >
    French mezzo-soprano (1855-1901). Autograph letter signed, 2 pages folded document written on both pages, written in Milan in Italian, sold untranslated. Size is 5.25 x 8 inches, in excellent condition.
    French mezzo-soprano (1855-1901). Autograph letter signed, 2 pages...

    $100.00 USD

    (Item #: GB3597-GX209B)
    French mezzo-soprano (1855-1901). Autograph letter signed, 2 pages folded document written on both pages, written in Milan in Italian, sold untranslated. Size is 5.25 x 8 inches, in excellent condition.
    French mezzo-soprano (1855-1901). Autograph letter signed, 2 pages folded document written on both pages, written in Milan in Italian, sold... read more >
    French mezzo-soprano (1855-1901). Autograph letter signed, 2 pages folded document written on both pages, written in Milan in Italian, sold untranslated. Size is 5.25 x 8 inches, in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: M5294-Y6C)
    Famous Italian tenor (1871-1950),  who created the title role of Giordano's Andrea Chenier, in the world premiere performances of 1896.  Signed postcard with 2 bars of music from Wagner's Lohengrin, dated by him in Buenos Aires, 1904.  Size is 5.3 x 3.5 inches, in very good condition.
    Famous Italian tenor (1871-1950),  who created the title role of Giordano's Andrea Chenier, in the world premiere performances of 1896.  Signed postcard with... read more >
    Famous Italian tenor (1871-1950),  who created the title role of Giordano's Andrea Chenier, in the world premiere performances of 1896.  Signed postcard with 2 bars of music from Wagner's Lohengrin, dated by him in Buenos Aires, 1904.  Size is 5.3 x 3.5 inches, in very good condition.
    Famous Italian tenor (1871-1950),  who created the title...

    $200.00 USD

    (Item #: M5294-Y6C)
    Famous Italian tenor (1871-1950),  who created the title role of Giordano's Andrea Chenier, in the world premiere performances of 1896.  Signed postcard with 2 bars of music from Wagner's Lohengrin, dated by him in Buenos Aires, 1904.  Size is 5.3 x 3.5 inches, in very good condition.
    Famous Italian tenor (1871-1950),  who created the title role of Giordano's Andrea Chenier, in the world premiere performances of 1896.  Signed postcard with... read more >
    Famous Italian tenor (1871-1950),  who created the title role of Giordano's Andrea Chenier, in the world premiere performances of 1896.  Signed postcard with 2 bars of music from Wagner's Lohengrin, dated by him in Buenos Aires, 1904.  Size is 5.3 x 3.5 inches, in very good condition.
  • (Item #: GB3595-GX209B)
    Noteworthy Italian mezzo-soprano (1826-1901), who appeared in several operatic world premieres, including Giovanni Pacini's Malvina di Scozia, Lauro Rossi's L'alchimista, and Erico Petrella's Marco Visconti. Was also the mother of soprano Emilia Borghi-Mamo. Autograph letter signed, 1 page of a 4-page folded document, dated in 1861, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, unfolded item size is 8.25 x 10.5 inches, very small tear on text-free final pages, otherwise in excellent condition. 
    Noteworthy Italian mezzo-soprano (1826-1901), who appeared in several operatic world premieres, including Giovanni Pacini's Malvina di Scozia, Lauro Rossi's L'alchimista,... read more >
    Noteworthy Italian mezzo-soprano (1826-1901), who appeared in several operatic world premieres, including Giovanni Pacini's Malvina di Scozia, Lauro Rossi's L'alchimista, and Erico Petrella's Marco Visconti. Was also the mother of soprano Emilia Borghi-Mamo. Autograph letter signed, 1 page of a 4-page folded document, dated in 1861, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, unfolded item size is 8.25 x 10.5 inches, very small tear on text-free final pages, otherwise in excellent condition. 
    Noteworthy Italian mezzo-soprano (1826-1901), who appeared in several...

    $150.00 USD

    (Item #: GB3595-GX209B)
    Noteworthy Italian mezzo-soprano (1826-1901), who appeared in several operatic world premieres, including Giovanni Pacini's Malvina di Scozia, Lauro Rossi's L'alchimista, and Erico Petrella's Marco Visconti. Was also the mother of soprano Emilia Borghi-Mamo. Autograph letter signed, 1 page of a 4-page folded document, dated in 1861, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, unfolded item size is 8.25 x 10.5 inches, very small tear on text-free final pages, otherwise in excellent condition. 
    Noteworthy Italian mezzo-soprano (1826-1901), who appeared in several operatic world premieres, including Giovanni Pacini's Malvina di Scozia, Lauro Rossi's L'alchimista,... read more >
    Noteworthy Italian mezzo-soprano (1826-1901), who appeared in several operatic world premieres, including Giovanni Pacini's Malvina di Scozia, Lauro Rossi's L'alchimista, and Erico Petrella's Marco Visconti. Was also the mother of soprano Emilia Borghi-Mamo. Autograph letter signed, 1 page of a 4-page folded document, dated in 1861, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, unfolded item size is 8.25 x 10.5 inches, very small tear on text-free final pages, otherwise in excellent condition. 
  • (Item #: M3305-E1-1)
    Italian bass (1831-1892), who specialized in basso buffo roles in bel canto operas, sang in many important theaters in Europe and South America. Autograph letter signed, dated by him in 1887, asking somebody (probably a theater manager) to include Il Barbiere di Siviglia in the repertoire for the current season. One single sheet handwritten on both sides (folded into 4 pages of which 3 are handwritten by him, the 3rd is signed). Size of the entire sheet is 7 x 9 inches, in Italian, sold with a translation (see scans).
    Italian bass (1831-1892), who specialized in basso buffo roles in bel canto operas, sang in many important theaters in Europe... read more >
    Italian bass (1831-1892), who specialized in basso buffo roles in bel canto operas, sang in many important theaters in Europe and South America. Autograph letter signed, dated by him in 1887, asking somebody (probably a theater manager) to include Il Barbiere di Siviglia in the repertoire for the current season. One single sheet handwritten on both sides (folded into 4 pages of which 3 are handwritten by him, the 3rd is signed). Size of the entire sheet is 7 x 9 inches, in Italian, sold with a translation (see scans).
    Italian bass (1831-1892), who specialized in basso buffo...

    $185.00 USD

    (Item #: M3305-E1-1)
    Italian bass (1831-1892), who specialized in basso buffo roles in bel canto operas, sang in many important theaters in Europe and South America. Autograph letter signed, dated by him in 1887, asking somebody (probably a theater manager) to include Il Barbiere di Siviglia in the repertoire for the current season. One single sheet handwritten on both sides (folded into 4 pages of which 3 are handwritten by him, the 3rd is signed). Size of the entire sheet is 7 x 9 inches, in Italian, sold with a translation (see scans).
    Italian bass (1831-1892), who specialized in basso buffo roles in bel canto operas, sang in many important theaters in Europe... read more >
    Italian bass (1831-1892), who specialized in basso buffo roles in bel canto operas, sang in many important theaters in Europe and South America. Autograph letter signed, dated by him in 1887, asking somebody (probably a theater manager) to include Il Barbiere di Siviglia in the repertoire for the current season. One single sheet handwritten on both sides (folded into 4 pages of which 3 are handwritten by him, the 3rd is signed). Size of the entire sheet is 7 x 9 inches, in Italian, sold with a translation (see scans).
  • (Item #: GH0307-GX145B)
    French bass (1835-1905). Autograph letter signed, 1 page written in French, sold untranslated. Size is 4.5 x 7 inches, vintage item in excellent condition.
    French bass (1835-1905). Autograph letter signed, 1 page written in French, sold untranslated. Size is 4.5 x 7 inches, vintage... read more >
    French bass (1835-1905). Autograph letter signed, 1 page written in French, sold untranslated. Size is 4.5 x 7 inches, vintage item in excellent condition.
    French bass (1835-1905). Autograph letter signed, 1 page...

    $160.00 USD

    (Item #: GH0307-GX145B)
    French bass (1835-1905). Autograph letter signed, 1 page written in French, sold untranslated. Size is 4.5 x 7 inches, vintage item in excellent condition.
    French bass (1835-1905). Autograph letter signed, 1 page written in French, sold untranslated. Size is 4.5 x 7 inches, vintage... read more >
    French bass (1835-1905). Autograph letter signed, 1 page written in French, sold untranslated. Size is 4.5 x 7 inches, vintage item in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: GB4550-GX214F)
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was Abraham). Braham performed at the world premiere of Oberon (opera by C.M Von Weber). Autograph letter signed, dated in 1819. One page, written in English. Size is 7 x 8.25 inches, some small smudges on front and mounting traces on verso, otherwise in good condition. Rare!
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was Abraham). Braham performed at the world premiere of Oberon (opera by C.M... read more >
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was Abraham). Braham performed at the world premiere of Oberon (opera by C.M Von Weber). Autograph letter signed, dated in 1819. One page, written in English. Size is 7 x 8.25 inches, some small smudges on front and mounting traces on verso, otherwise in good condition. Rare!
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was...

    $150.00 USD

    (Item #: GB4550-GX214F)
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was Abraham). Braham performed at the world premiere of Oberon (opera by C.M Von Weber). Autograph letter signed, dated in 1819. One page, written in English. Size is 7 x 8.25 inches, some small smudges on front and mounting traces on verso, otherwise in good condition. Rare!
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was Abraham). Braham performed at the world premiere of Oberon (opera by C.M... read more >
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was Abraham). Braham performed at the world premiere of Oberon (opera by C.M Von Weber). Autograph letter signed, dated in 1819. One page, written in English. Size is 7 x 8.25 inches, some small smudges on front and mounting traces on verso, otherwise in good condition. Rare!
  • (Item #: GH0471-GX146D)
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was Abraham). Braham performed at the world premiere of Oberon (opera by C.M Von Weber). Autograph note signed, one page, written in English, size is 4.5 x 7.25 inches, in excellent condition. Also included: 1 unsigned photo, shown as himself, size is 4 x 5.75 inches, also in excellent condition. Rare!
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was Abraham). Braham performed at the world premiere of Oberon (opera by C.M... read more >
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was Abraham). Braham performed at the world premiere of Oberon (opera by C.M Von Weber). Autograph note signed, one page, written in English, size is 4.5 x 7.25 inches, in excellent condition. Also included: 1 unsigned photo, shown as himself, size is 4 x 5.75 inches, also in excellent condition. Rare!
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was...

    $100.00 USD

    (Item #: GH0471-GX146D)
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was Abraham). Braham performed at the world premiere of Oberon (opera by C.M Von Weber). Autograph note signed, one page, written in English, size is 4.5 x 7.25 inches, in excellent condition. Also included: 1 unsigned photo, shown as himself, size is 4 x 5.75 inches, also in excellent condition. Rare!
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was Abraham). Braham performed at the world premiere of Oberon (opera by C.M... read more >
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was Abraham). Braham performed at the world premiere of Oberon (opera by C.M Von Weber). Autograph note signed, one page, written in English, size is 4.5 x 7.25 inches, in excellent condition. Also included: 1 unsigned photo, shown as himself, size is 4 x 5.75 inches, also in excellent condition. Rare!
  • (Item #: GB2890-GX064B)
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was Abraham). Braham performed at the world premiere of Oberon (opera by C.M Von Weber). Autograph note signed, dated in 1855. One page, written in English. Size is 4.5 x 7 inches, in excellent condition. Rare!
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was Abraham). Braham performed at the world premiere of Oberon (opera by C.M... read more >
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was Abraham). Braham performed at the world premiere of Oberon (opera by C.M Von Weber). Autograph note signed, dated in 1855. One page, written in English. Size is 4.5 x 7 inches, in excellent condition. Rare!
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was...

    $200.00 USD

    (Item #: GB2890-GX064B)
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was Abraham). Braham performed at the world premiere of Oberon (opera by C.M Von Weber). Autograph note signed, dated in 1855. One page, written in English. Size is 4.5 x 7 inches, in excellent condition. Rare!
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was Abraham). Braham performed at the world premiere of Oberon (opera by C.M... read more >
    Famous English tenor (1774-1856), (his real name was Abraham). Braham performed at the world premiere of Oberon (opera by C.M Von Weber). Autograph note signed, dated in 1855. One page, written in English. Size is 4.5 x 7 inches, in excellent condition. Rare!
  • (Item #: GB2891-GX064B)
    Italian tenor (1824-1884). Autograph letter signed dated in 1881. Amusingly written in French and ending in English. Two pages sized 5 x 7.75 inches, in excellent condition.
    Italian tenor (1824-1884). Autograph letter signed dated in 1881. Amusingly written in French and ending in English. Two pages sized... read more >
    Italian tenor (1824-1884). Autograph letter signed dated in 1881. Amusingly written in French and ending in English. Two pages sized 5 x 7.75 inches, in excellent condition.
    Italian tenor (1824-1884). Autograph letter signed dated in...

    $170.00 USD

    (Item #: GB2891-GX064B)
    Italian tenor (1824-1884). Autograph letter signed dated in 1881. Amusingly written in French and ending in English. Two pages sized 5 x 7.75 inches, in excellent condition.
    Italian tenor (1824-1884). Autograph letter signed dated in 1881. Amusingly written in French and ending in English. Two pages sized... read more >
    Italian tenor (1824-1884). Autograph letter signed dated in 1881. Amusingly written in French and ending in English. Two pages sized 5 x 7.75 inches, in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: GB3592-GX209B)
    Italian bass-baritone (1826-?), who sang the role of Marcovaldo in the world premiere performances of Verdi's La Battaglia di Legnano in Rome in 1849. Autograph letter signed, written on all 4 pages of a folded document, written in Italian sold untranslated, dated in 1881. Each page is 5.25 x 8.75 inches, total item size unfolded is 8.75 x 10.75 inches, in excellent condition. 
    Italian bass-baritone (1826-?), who sang the role of Marcovaldo in the world premiere performances of Verdi's La Battaglia di Legnano in... read more >
    Italian bass-baritone (1826-?), who sang the role of Marcovaldo in the world premiere performances of Verdi's La Battaglia di Legnano in Rome in 1849. Autograph letter signed, written on all 4 pages of a folded document, written in Italian sold untranslated, dated in 1881. Each page is 5.25 x 8.75 inches, total item size unfolded is 8.75 x 10.75 inches, in excellent condition. 
    Italian bass-baritone (1826-?), who sang the role of Marcovaldo...

    $200.00 USD

    (Item #: GB3592-GX209B)
    Italian bass-baritone (1826-?), who sang the role of Marcovaldo in the world premiere performances of Verdi's La Battaglia di Legnano in Rome in 1849. Autograph letter signed, written on all 4 pages of a folded document, written in Italian sold untranslated, dated in 1881. Each page is 5.25 x 8.75 inches, total item size unfolded is 8.75 x 10.75 inches, in excellent condition. 
    Italian bass-baritone (1826-?), who sang the role of Marcovaldo in the world premiere performances of Verdi's La Battaglia di Legnano in... read more >
    Italian bass-baritone (1826-?), who sang the role of Marcovaldo in the world premiere performances of Verdi's La Battaglia di Legnano in Rome in 1849. Autograph letter signed, written on all 4 pages of a folded document, written in Italian sold untranslated, dated in 1881. Each page is 5.25 x 8.75 inches, total item size unfolded is 8.75 x 10.75 inches, in excellent condition. 
  • (Item #: GB3390-GX204B)
    French soprano (1858-1942), starred in the world premieres of Mascagni's L'Amico Fritz, as well as Massenet's La Navarraise and Sapho. Autograph note signed, 2 pages of a 4 page folded document, written in French, sold untranslated. Extremely bold and clear handwriting and signature. Size is 5.5 x 7 inches, in excellent condition.
    French soprano (1858-1942), starred in the world premieres of Mascagni's L'Amico Fritz, as well as Massenet's La Navarraise and Sapho. Autograph note... read more >
    French soprano (1858-1942), starred in the world premieres of Mascagni's L'Amico Fritz, as well as Massenet's La Navarraise and Sapho. Autograph note signed, 2 pages of a 4 page folded document, written in French, sold untranslated. Extremely bold and clear handwriting and signature. Size is 5.5 x 7 inches, in excellent condition.
    French soprano (1858-1942), starred in the world premieres...

    $100.00 USD

    (Item #: GB3390-GX204B)
    French soprano (1858-1942), starred in the world premieres of Mascagni's L'Amico Fritz, as well as Massenet's La Navarraise and Sapho. Autograph note signed, 2 pages of a 4 page folded document, written in French, sold untranslated. Extremely bold and clear handwriting and signature. Size is 5.5 x 7 inches, in excellent condition.
    French soprano (1858-1942), starred in the world premieres of Mascagni's L'Amico Fritz, as well as Massenet's La Navarraise and Sapho. Autograph note... read more >
    French soprano (1858-1942), starred in the world premieres of Mascagni's L'Amico Fritz, as well as Massenet's La Navarraise and Sapho. Autograph note signed, 2 pages of a 4 page folded document, written in French, sold untranslated. Extremely bold and clear handwriting and signature. Size is 5.5 x 7 inches, in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: GB3591-GX209B)
    Italian bass, impresario, librettist and composer (1798-1880). Autograph letter signed, 1 page of a folded 4-page document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 6.75 x 8.75 inches, unfolded size is 8.75 x 13 inches, small tear on the final set of pages (containing no text), otherwise in excellent condition. 
    Italian bass, impresario, librettist and composer (1798-1880). Autograph letter signed, 1 page of a folded 4-page document, written in Italian,... read more >
    Italian bass, impresario, librettist and composer (1798-1880). Autograph letter signed, 1 page of a folded 4-page document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 6.75 x 8.75 inches, unfolded size is 8.75 x 13 inches, small tear on the final set of pages (containing no text), otherwise in excellent condition. 
    Italian bass, impresario, librettist and composer (1798-1880). Autograph...

    $200.00 USD

    (Item #: GB3591-GX209B)
    Italian bass, impresario, librettist and composer (1798-1880). Autograph letter signed, 1 page of a folded 4-page document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 6.75 x 8.75 inches, unfolded size is 8.75 x 13 inches, small tear on the final set of pages (containing no text), otherwise in excellent condition. 
    Italian bass, impresario, librettist and composer (1798-1880). Autograph letter signed, 1 page of a folded 4-page document, written in Italian,... read more >
    Italian bass, impresario, librettist and composer (1798-1880). Autograph letter signed, 1 page of a folded 4-page document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 6.75 x 8.75 inches, unfolded size is 8.75 x 13 inches, small tear on the final set of pages (containing no text), otherwise in excellent condition. 
  • (Item #: GB3590-GX209B)
    Famous Italian tenor (1845-1896), whose career reached its height in the last 3 decades of the 1800s, and served as the leading tenor of the Metropolitan Opera in New York where he sang the title role of Gounod's Faust at the theatre's opening in 1883.  Autograph letter signed, 1 page of a folded 4-page document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, total unfolded size is 8.25 x 10.75 inches, small stain at bottom of the front page, otherwise in excellent condition. 
    Famous Italian tenor (1845-1896), whose career reached its height in the last 3 decades of the 1800s, and served as the... read more >
    Famous Italian tenor (1845-1896), whose career reached its height in the last 3 decades of the 1800s, and served as the leading tenor of the Metropolitan Opera in New York where he sang the title role of Gounod's Faust at the theatre's opening in 1883.  Autograph letter signed, 1 page of a folded 4-page document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, total unfolded size is 8.25 x 10.75 inches, small stain at bottom of the front page, otherwise in excellent condition. 
    Famous Italian tenor (1845-1896), whose career reached its...

    $200.00 USD

    (Item #: GB3590-GX209B)
    Famous Italian tenor (1845-1896), whose career reached its height in the last 3 decades of the 1800s, and served as the leading tenor of the Metropolitan Opera in New York where he sang the title role of Gounod's Faust at the theatre's opening in 1883.  Autograph letter signed, 1 page of a folded 4-page document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, total unfolded size is 8.25 x 10.75 inches, small stain at bottom of the front page, otherwise in excellent condition. 
    Famous Italian tenor (1845-1896), whose career reached its height in the last 3 decades of the 1800s, and served as the... read more >
    Famous Italian tenor (1845-1896), whose career reached its height in the last 3 decades of the 1800s, and served as the leading tenor of the Metropolitan Opera in New York where he sang the title role of Gounod's Faust at the theatre's opening in 1883.  Autograph letter signed, 1 page of a folded 4-page document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, total unfolded size is 8.25 x 10.75 inches, small stain at bottom of the front page, otherwise in excellent condition. 
  • (Item #: GB4548-GX214F)
    Famous Italian tenor (1845-1896), whose career reached its height in the last 3 decades of the 1800s, and served as the leading tenor of the Metropolitan Opera in New York where he sang the title role of Gounod's Faust at the theatre's opening in 1883.  Autograph letter signed, 1 page of a folded 4-page document, written in Italian, sold untranslated, dated in Boston in 1878. Size of each page is 4.25 x 6.75 inches, total unfolded size is 6.75 x 8.5 inches, some very small smudges, otherwise in excellent condition. 
    Famous Italian tenor (1845-1896), whose career reached its height in the last 3 decades of the 1800s, and served as the... read more >
    Famous Italian tenor (1845-1896), whose career reached its height in the last 3 decades of the 1800s, and served as the leading tenor of the Metropolitan Opera in New York where he sang the title role of Gounod's Faust at the theatre's opening in 1883.  Autograph letter signed, 1 page of a folded 4-page document, written in Italian, sold untranslated, dated in Boston in 1878. Size of each page is 4.25 x 6.75 inches, total unfolded size is 6.75 x 8.5 inches, some very small smudges, otherwise in excellent condition. 
    Famous Italian tenor (1845-1896), whose career reached its...

    $125.00 USD

    (Item #: GB4548-GX214F)
    Famous Italian tenor (1845-1896), whose career reached its height in the last 3 decades of the 1800s, and served as the leading tenor of the Metropolitan Opera in New York where he sang the title role of Gounod's Faust at the theatre's opening in 1883.  Autograph letter signed, 1 page of a folded 4-page document, written in Italian, sold untranslated, dated in Boston in 1878. Size of each page is 4.25 x 6.75 inches, total unfolded size is 6.75 x 8.5 inches, some very small smudges, otherwise in excellent condition. 
    Famous Italian tenor (1845-1896), whose career reached its height in the last 3 decades of the 1800s, and served as the... read more >
    Famous Italian tenor (1845-1896), whose career reached its height in the last 3 decades of the 1800s, and served as the leading tenor of the Metropolitan Opera in New York where he sang the title role of Gounod's Faust at the theatre's opening in 1883.  Autograph letter signed, 1 page of a folded 4-page document, written in Italian, sold untranslated, dated in Boston in 1878. Size of each page is 4.25 x 6.75 inches, total unfolded size is 6.75 x 8.5 inches, some very small smudges, otherwise in excellent condition. 
  • (Item #: GB4492-GX214D)
    Italian soprano (1878-1960), sang the title role in the world premiere production of Riccardo Zandonai's Francesca da Rimini in 1914.  Autograph letter signed, dated in Rome in 1906, written on all 4 pages of a folded 4.5 x 6.75 inch document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Clear handwriting and signature. Small crease on final page, otherwise in excellent condition.
    Italian soprano (1878-1960), sang the title role in the world premiere production of Riccardo Zandonai's Francesca da Rimini in 1914.  Autograph... read more >
    Italian soprano (1878-1960), sang the title role in the world premiere production of Riccardo Zandonai's Francesca da Rimini in 1914.  Autograph letter signed, dated in Rome in 1906, written on all 4 pages of a folded 4.5 x 6.75 inch document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Clear handwriting and signature. Small crease on final page, otherwise in excellent condition.
    Italian soprano (1878-1960), sang the title role in...

    $100.00 USD

    (Item #: GB4492-GX214D)
    Italian soprano (1878-1960), sang the title role in the world premiere production of Riccardo Zandonai's Francesca da Rimini in 1914.  Autograph letter signed, dated in Rome in 1906, written on all 4 pages of a folded 4.5 x 6.75 inch document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Clear handwriting and signature. Small crease on final page, otherwise in excellent condition.
    Italian soprano (1878-1960), sang the title role in the world premiere production of Riccardo Zandonai's Francesca da Rimini in 1914.  Autograph... read more >
    Italian soprano (1878-1960), sang the title role in the world premiere production of Riccardo Zandonai's Francesca da Rimini in 1914.  Autograph letter signed, dated in Rome in 1906, written on all 4 pages of a folded 4.5 x 6.75 inch document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Clear handwriting and signature. Small crease on final page, otherwise in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: GB4558-GX214F)
    French tenor (1839-1924). Autograph note signed, 1 page, written in French and sold untranslated. Size is 5 x 8 inches, some small ink stains, but otherwise in very good condition.   
    French tenor (1839-1924). Autograph note signed, 1 page, written in French and sold untranslated. Size is 5 x 8 inches, some small ink... read more >
    French tenor (1839-1924). Autograph note signed, 1 page, written in French and sold untranslated. Size is 5 x 8 inches, some small ink stains, but otherwise in very good condition.   
    French tenor (1839-1924). Autograph note signed, 1 page, written...

    $120.00 USD

    (Item #: GB4558-GX214F)
    French tenor (1839-1924). Autograph note signed, 1 page, written in French and sold untranslated. Size is 5 x 8 inches, some small ink stains, but otherwise in very good condition.   
    French tenor (1839-1924). Autograph note signed, 1 page, written in French and sold untranslated. Size is 5 x 8 inches, some small ink... read more >
    French tenor (1839-1924). Autograph note signed, 1 page, written in French and sold untranslated. Size is 5 x 8 inches, some small ink stains, but otherwise in very good condition.   
  • (Item #: GB2788-GX064A)
    French tenor (1839-1924). Lot of 3 signed autograph letters in French (sold untranslated) and one signed autograph note. 1 letter is dated in New York, 1883; the others have no date and no location. The largest letter size is 6.75 x 9.75 inches, others are 4.5 x 7 or 5.5 x 8 inches, note is 3 x 4.5 inches, all are in excellent condition. SOLD ONLY AS A LOT, NOT SOLD SEPARATELY.
    French tenor (1839-1924). Lot of 3 signed autograph letters in French (sold untranslated) and one signed autograph note. 1 letter is dated... read more >
    French tenor (1839-1924). Lot of 3 signed autograph letters in French (sold untranslated) and one signed autograph note. 1 letter is dated in New York, 1883; the others have no date and no location. The largest letter size is 6.75 x 9.75 inches, others are 4.5 x 7 or 5.5 x 8 inches, note is 3 x 4.5 inches, all are in excellent condition. SOLD ONLY AS A LOT, NOT SOLD SEPARATELY.
    French tenor (1839-1924). Lot of 3 signed autograph...

    $200.00 USD

    (Item #: GB2788-GX064A)
    French tenor (1839-1924). Lot of 3 signed autograph letters in French (sold untranslated) and one signed autograph note. 1 letter is dated in New York, 1883; the others have no date and no location. The largest letter size is 6.75 x 9.75 inches, others are 4.5 x 7 or 5.5 x 8 inches, note is 3 x 4.5 inches, all are in excellent condition. SOLD ONLY AS A LOT, NOT SOLD SEPARATELY.
    French tenor (1839-1924). Lot of 3 signed autograph letters in French (sold untranslated) and one signed autograph note. 1 letter is dated... read more >
    French tenor (1839-1924). Lot of 3 signed autograph letters in French (sold untranslated) and one signed autograph note. 1 letter is dated in New York, 1883; the others have no date and no location. The largest letter size is 6.75 x 9.75 inches, others are 4.5 x 7 or 5.5 x 8 inches, note is 3 x 4.5 inches, all are in excellent condition. SOLD ONLY AS A LOT, NOT SOLD SEPARATELY.
  • (Item #: GB4472-GX214C)
    French tenor (1839-1924). Set of 2 autograph letters signed, 1 page each, written in French (sold untranslated). 1 letter written at the Grand Hotel in Paris, dated in 1887, the other has no date and no location. The first letter is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, small crease on the top left, otherwise in excellent condition. The other undated letter is  4.5 x 7.25 inches and in excellent condition.  SOLD TOGETHER, NOT SOLD SEPARATELY.
    French tenor (1839-1924). Set of 2 autograph letters signed, 1 page each, written in French (sold untranslated). 1 letter written at the... read more >
    French tenor (1839-1924). Set of 2 autograph letters signed, 1 page each, written in French (sold untranslated). 1 letter written at the Grand Hotel in Paris, dated in 1887, the other has no date and no location. The first letter is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, small crease on the top left, otherwise in excellent condition. The other undated letter is  4.5 x 7.25 inches and in excellent condition.  SOLD TOGETHER, NOT SOLD SEPARATELY.
    French tenor (1839-1924). Set of 2 autograph letters signed,...

    $100.00 USD

    (Item #: GB4472-GX214C)
    French tenor (1839-1924). Set of 2 autograph letters signed, 1 page each, written in French (sold untranslated). 1 letter written at the Grand Hotel in Paris, dated in 1887, the other has no date and no location. The first letter is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, small crease on the top left, otherwise in excellent condition. The other undated letter is  4.5 x 7.25 inches and in excellent condition.  SOLD TOGETHER, NOT SOLD SEPARATELY.
    French tenor (1839-1924). Set of 2 autograph letters signed, 1 page each, written in French (sold untranslated). 1 letter written at the... read more >
    French tenor (1839-1924). Set of 2 autograph letters signed, 1 page each, written in French (sold untranslated). 1 letter written at the Grand Hotel in Paris, dated in 1887, the other has no date and no location. The first letter is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, small crease on the top left, otherwise in excellent condition. The other undated letter is  4.5 x 7.25 inches and in excellent condition.  SOLD TOGETHER, NOT SOLD SEPARATELY.
  • (Item #: GB3588-GX209B)
    Italian baritone (1846-1917). Autograph note written in Italian signed by the baritone and dated in Milan 1889. Note is written on a postcard, attractive handwriting, and signature.  Size is 3.25 x 5.5 inches, in excellent condition.
    Italian baritone (1846-1917). Autograph note written in Italian signed by the baritone and dated in Milan 1889. Note is written on a... read more >
    Italian baritone (1846-1917). Autograph note written in Italian signed by the baritone and dated in Milan 1889. Note is written on a postcard, attractive handwriting, and signature.  Size is 3.25 x 5.5 inches, in excellent condition.
    Italian baritone (1846-1917). Autograph note written in Italian...

    $150.00 USD

    (Item #: GB3588-GX209B)
    Italian baritone (1846-1917). Autograph note written in Italian signed by the baritone and dated in Milan 1889. Note is written on a postcard, attractive handwriting, and signature.  Size is 3.25 x 5.5 inches, in excellent condition.
    Italian baritone (1846-1917). Autograph note written in Italian signed by the baritone and dated in Milan 1889. Note is written on a... read more >
    Italian baritone (1846-1917). Autograph note written in Italian signed by the baritone and dated in Milan 1889. Note is written on a postcard, attractive handwriting, and signature.  Size is 3.25 x 5.5 inches, in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: H1481-Y14G)
    Italian soprano (1780-1849) known by her unsurpassed power and flexibility which made her one of the greatest bravura singers of all times.  Signed pass "to all performances" attached to a slightly larger clip from an album.  Pass has pencil marks by another hand, indicating it corresponds to the New Castle Musical Festival (October 5th, 1824).  Total size is 5 x 3.25 inches, in very good condition.
    Italian soprano (1780-1849) known by her unsurpassed power and flexibility which made her one of the greatest bravura singers of... read more >
    Italian soprano (1780-1849) known by her unsurpassed power and flexibility which made her one of the greatest bravura singers of all times.  Signed pass "to all performances" attached to a slightly larger clip from an album.  Pass has pencil marks by another hand, indicating it corresponds to the New Castle Musical Festival (October 5th, 1824).  Total size is 5 x 3.25 inches, in very good condition.
    Italian soprano (1780-1849) known by her unsurpassed power...

    $125.00 USD

    (Item #: H1481-Y14G)
    Italian soprano (1780-1849) known by her unsurpassed power and flexibility which made her one of the greatest bravura singers of all times.  Signed pass "to all performances" attached to a slightly larger clip from an album.  Pass has pencil marks by another hand, indicating it corresponds to the New Castle Musical Festival (October 5th, 1824).  Total size is 5 x 3.25 inches, in very good condition.
    Italian soprano (1780-1849) known by her unsurpassed power and flexibility which made her one of the greatest bravura singers of... read more >
    Italian soprano (1780-1849) known by her unsurpassed power and flexibility which made her one of the greatest bravura singers of all times.  Signed pass "to all performances" attached to a slightly larger clip from an album.  Pass has pencil marks by another hand, indicating it corresponds to the New Castle Musical Festival (October 5th, 1824).  Total size is 5 x 3.25 inches, in very good condition.
  • (Item #: GG2678-GX192D)
    Star Italian soprano, actress and monologist (1874-1944) who had a celebrated career in both the U.S and Europe.  Autograph note signed, with embossed letterhead, 3 pages, written in French, sold untranslated. Size is 5.5 x 7 inches, in very good condition. Also included: unsigned photograph, shown as herself, contains both printed and blind stamped signature of photographer Aime Dupont, size is 5 x 7 inches, in excellent condition, not sold separately. 
    Star Italian soprano, actress and monologist (1874-1944) who had a celebrated career in both the U.S and Europe.  Autograph note... read more >
    Star Italian soprano, actress and monologist (1874-1944) who had a celebrated career in both the U.S and Europe.  Autograph note signed, with embossed letterhead, 3 pages, written in French, sold untranslated. Size is 5.5 x 7 inches, in very good condition. Also included: unsigned photograph, shown as herself, contains both printed and blind stamped signature of photographer Aime Dupont, size is 5 x 7 inches, in excellent condition, not sold separately. 
    Star Italian soprano, actress and monologist (1874-1944) who...

    $160.00 USD

    (Item #: GG2678-GX192D)
    Star Italian soprano, actress and monologist (1874-1944) who had a celebrated career in both the U.S and Europe.  Autograph note signed, with embossed letterhead, 3 pages, written in French, sold untranslated. Size is 5.5 x 7 inches, in very good condition. Also included: unsigned photograph, shown as herself, contains both printed and blind stamped signature of photographer Aime Dupont, size is 5 x 7 inches, in excellent condition, not sold separately. 
    Star Italian soprano, actress and monologist (1874-1944) who had a celebrated career in both the U.S and Europe.  Autograph note... read more >
    Star Italian soprano, actress and monologist (1874-1944) who had a celebrated career in both the U.S and Europe.  Autograph note signed, with embossed letterhead, 3 pages, written in French, sold untranslated. Size is 5.5 x 7 inches, in very good condition. Also included: unsigned photograph, shown as herself, contains both printed and blind stamped signature of photographer Aime Dupont, size is 5 x 7 inches, in excellent condition, not sold separately. 
  • (Item #: GA8822-GX265A)
    Romanian soprano (1910-1949), considered one of the biggest stars in Europe during the '30s and '40s, particularly in Mozart, Puccini, Verdi, and Strauss operas.  Printed personal score of the aria "Un bel dí vedremmo" from Act 2 of Puccini's Madama Butterfly, signed on the front cover (top) by her and handwritten lyrics in German (black fountain ink) and in Romanian (blue fountain ink) by her (not shown in pictures).  Size is 10.25 x 13.5 inches, 6 pages, loose covers with some cracks, folds, central fold, loss of paper over upper right corner; inner pages are in very good condition, with some cracks.
    Romanian soprano (1910-1949), considered one of the biggest stars in Europe during the '30s and '40s, particularly in Mozart, Puccini,... read more >
    Romanian soprano (1910-1949), considered one of the biggest stars in Europe during the '30s and '40s, particularly in Mozart, Puccini, Verdi, and Strauss operas.  Printed personal score of the aria "Un bel dí vedremmo" from Act 2 of Puccini's Madama Butterfly, signed on the front cover (top) by her and handwritten lyrics in German (black fountain ink) and in Romanian (blue fountain ink) by her (not shown in pictures).  Size is 10.25 x 13.5 inches, 6 pages, loose covers with some cracks, folds, central fold, loss of paper over upper right corner; inner pages are in very good condition, with some cracks.
    Romanian soprano (1910-1949), considered one of the biggest...

    $200.00 USD

    (Item #: GA8822-GX265A)
    Romanian soprano (1910-1949), considered one of the biggest stars in Europe during the '30s and '40s, particularly in Mozart, Puccini, Verdi, and Strauss operas.  Printed personal score of the aria "Un bel dí vedremmo" from Act 2 of Puccini's Madama Butterfly, signed on the front cover (top) by her and handwritten lyrics in German (black fountain ink) and in Romanian (blue fountain ink) by her (not shown in pictures).  Size is 10.25 x 13.5 inches, 6 pages, loose covers with some cracks, folds, central fold, loss of paper over upper right corner; inner pages are in very good condition, with some cracks.
    Romanian soprano (1910-1949), considered one of the biggest stars in Europe during the '30s and '40s, particularly in Mozart, Puccini,... read more >
    Romanian soprano (1910-1949), considered one of the biggest stars in Europe during the '30s and '40s, particularly in Mozart, Puccini, Verdi, and Strauss operas.  Printed personal score of the aria "Un bel dí vedremmo" from Act 2 of Puccini's Madama Butterfly, signed on the front cover (top) by her and handwritten lyrics in German (black fountain ink) and in Romanian (blue fountain ink) by her (not shown in pictures).  Size is 10.25 x 13.5 inches, 6 pages, loose covers with some cracks, folds, central fold, loss of paper over upper right corner; inner pages are in very good condition, with some cracks.
  • (Item #: GB4294-GX210A)
    French soprano (1824-1892), appeared in the world premiere productions of Berlioz's Beatrice et Benedict and Les Troyens.  Autograph note signed with embossed letterhead, 1 page, written in French, sold untranslated. Size is 4 x 5.25 inches, in very good condition. 
    French soprano (1824-1892), appeared in the world premiere productions of Berlioz's Beatrice et Benedict and Les Troyens.  Autograph note signed... read more >
    French soprano (1824-1892), appeared in the world premiere productions of Berlioz's Beatrice et Benedict and Les Troyens.  Autograph note signed with embossed letterhead, 1 page, written in French, sold untranslated. Size is 4 x 5.25 inches, in very good condition. 
    French soprano (1824-1892), appeared in the world premiere...

    $100.00 USD

    (Item #: GB4294-GX210A)
    French soprano (1824-1892), appeared in the world premiere productions of Berlioz's Beatrice et Benedict and Les Troyens.  Autograph note signed with embossed letterhead, 1 page, written in French, sold untranslated. Size is 4 x 5.25 inches, in very good condition. 
    French soprano (1824-1892), appeared in the world premiere productions of Berlioz's Beatrice et Benedict and Les Troyens.  Autograph note signed... read more >
    French soprano (1824-1892), appeared in the world premiere productions of Berlioz's Beatrice et Benedict and Les Troyens.  Autograph note signed with embossed letterhead, 1 page, written in French, sold untranslated. Size is 4 x 5.25 inches, in very good condition. 
  • (Item #: GB8589-GX164B)
    French baritone (1798-1892). Autograph letter signed, 1 page written in French, sold untranslated. Bold and clear signature. Size is 5.25 x 7.75 inches, a rare item in very good condition!
    French baritone (1798-1892). Autograph letter signed, 1 page written in French, sold untranslated. Bold and clear signature. Size is 5.25... read more >
    French baritone (1798-1892). Autograph letter signed, 1 page written in French, sold untranslated. Bold and clear signature. Size is 5.25 x 7.75 inches, a rare item in very good condition!
    French baritone (1798-1892). Autograph letter signed, 1 page...

    $250.00 USD

    (Item #: GB8589-GX164B)
    French baritone (1798-1892). Autograph letter signed, 1 page written in French, sold untranslated. Bold and clear signature. Size is 5.25 x 7.75 inches, a rare item in very good condition!
    French baritone (1798-1892). Autograph letter signed, 1 page written in French, sold untranslated. Bold and clear signature. Size is 5.25... read more >
    French baritone (1798-1892). Autograph letter signed, 1 page written in French, sold untranslated. Bold and clear signature. Size is 5.25 x 7.75 inches, a rare item in very good condition!
  • (Item #: GB4298-GX210A)
    French soprano (1801-1863), later teacher, particularly associated with Rossini roles and also operas by Meyerbeer and Auber - Cinti-Damoreau world premiered several operas for them including Rossini's Le Comte Omry, Guillaume Tell, Maometto II, Mose in Egitto, and Il Viaggo a Reims, Auber's Le Domino Noir and La Muette de Portici and Meyerbeer's Robert Le Diable.  Set of 2 autograph letter signed, in French (untranslated), both 1 pages in length, one of these dated in 1848, size is 4 x 5.25 inches, the other is on a larger sheet of 8.25 x 11 inches, dated in 1838, very clear handwriting with much of the text possibly written by another hand but with her clear signature, some rust on the far edges of the sheet but not affecting text or signature.  Not sold separately. Rare vintage items!
    French soprano (1801-1863), later teacher, particularly associated with Rossini roles and also operas by Meyerbeer and Auber - Cinti-Damoreau world... read more >
    French soprano (1801-1863), later teacher, particularly associated with Rossini roles and also operas by Meyerbeer and Auber - Cinti-Damoreau world premiered several operas for them including Rossini's Le Comte Omry, Guillaume Tell, Maometto II, Mose in Egitto, and Il Viaggo a Reims, Auber's Le Domino Noir and La Muette de Portici and Meyerbeer's Robert Le Diable.  Set of 2 autograph letter signed, in French (untranslated), both 1 pages in length, one of these dated in 1848, size is 4 x 5.25 inches, the other is on a larger sheet of 8.25 x 11 inches, dated in 1838, very clear handwriting with much of the text possibly written by another hand but with her clear signature, some rust on the far edges of the sheet but not affecting text or signature.  Not sold separately. Rare vintage items!
    French soprano (1801-1863), later teacher, particularly associated with...

    $120.00 USD

    (Item #: GB4298-GX210A)
    French soprano (1801-1863), later teacher, particularly associated with Rossini roles and also operas by Meyerbeer and Auber - Cinti-Damoreau world premiered several operas for them including Rossini's Le Comte Omry, Guillaume Tell, Maometto II, Mose in Egitto, and Il Viaggo a Reims, Auber's Le Domino Noir and La Muette de Portici and Meyerbeer's Robert Le Diable.  Set of 2 autograph letter signed, in French (untranslated), both 1 pages in length, one of these dated in 1848, size is 4 x 5.25 inches, the other is on a larger sheet of 8.25 x 11 inches, dated in 1838, very clear handwriting with much of the text possibly written by another hand but with her clear signature, some rust on the far edges of the sheet but not affecting text or signature.  Not sold separately. Rare vintage items!
    French soprano (1801-1863), later teacher, particularly associated with Rossini roles and also operas by Meyerbeer and Auber - Cinti-Damoreau world... read more >
    French soprano (1801-1863), later teacher, particularly associated with Rossini roles and also operas by Meyerbeer and Auber - Cinti-Damoreau world premiered several operas for them including Rossini's Le Comte Omry, Guillaume Tell, Maometto II, Mose in Egitto, and Il Viaggo a Reims, Auber's Le Domino Noir and La Muette de Portici and Meyerbeer's Robert Le Diable.  Set of 2 autograph letter signed, in French (untranslated), both 1 pages in length, one of these dated in 1848, size is 4 x 5.25 inches, the other is on a larger sheet of 8.25 x 11 inches, dated in 1838, very clear handwriting with much of the text possibly written by another hand but with her clear signature, some rust on the far edges of the sheet but not affecting text or signature.  Not sold separately. Rare vintage items!
Showing items 1-48 of 239.