Singers - Autograph Manuscripts ($250 - $500)

  • (Item #: S3113-SL5-6)
    Celebrated Italian singer (1757-1806), her married name was Brigida Banti-Giorgi, with a very important career most especially in England. Joseph Haydn created operatic roles with her in mind Ticket for a concert in her benefit on March 25th, 1802, signed by her. We believe 1802 was the last year she sang in England, after a very successful run, returning to Italy in the same year and passing away in Bologna in  February, 1806.  Size is 4.6 x 3 inches, overall rust tone, very even, and an address written on verso, with 4 dots of mounting traces. In very good condition - Very rare!
    Celebrated Italian singer (1757-1806), her married name was Brigida Banti-Giorgi, with a very important career most especially in England. Joseph... read more >
    Celebrated Italian singer (1757-1806), her married name was Brigida Banti-Giorgi, with a very important career most especially in England. Joseph Haydn created operatic roles with her in mind Ticket for a concert in her benefit on March 25th, 1802, signed by her. We believe 1802 was the last year she sang in England, after a very successful run, returning to Italy in the same year and passing away in Bologna in  February, 1806.  Size is 4.6 x 3 inches, overall rust tone, very even, and an address written on verso, with 4 dots of mounting traces. In very good condition - Very rare!
    Celebrated Italian singer (1757-1806), her married name was...

    $485.00 USD

    (Item #: S3113-SL5-6)
    Celebrated Italian singer (1757-1806), her married name was Brigida Banti-Giorgi, with a very important career most especially in England. Joseph Haydn created operatic roles with her in mind Ticket for a concert in her benefit on March 25th, 1802, signed by her. We believe 1802 was the last year she sang in England, after a very successful run, returning to Italy in the same year and passing away in Bologna in  February, 1806.  Size is 4.6 x 3 inches, overall rust tone, very even, and an address written on verso, with 4 dots of mounting traces. In very good condition - Very rare!
    Celebrated Italian singer (1757-1806), her married name was Brigida Banti-Giorgi, with a very important career most especially in England. Joseph... read more >
    Celebrated Italian singer (1757-1806), her married name was Brigida Banti-Giorgi, with a very important career most especially in England. Joseph Haydn created operatic roles with her in mind Ticket for a concert in her benefit on March 25th, 1802, signed by her. We believe 1802 was the last year she sang in England, after a very successful run, returning to Italy in the same year and passing away in Bologna in  February, 1806.  Size is 4.6 x 3 inches, overall rust tone, very even, and an address written on verso, with 4 dots of mounting traces. In very good condition - Very rare!
  • (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 #: 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 #: K0669-GZ258N)
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century. An album page signed by him, pianist André Mathieu, and other artists. Size is 8.8 x 11.8 inches, central fold, in excellent condition.
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century. An album page signed by him, pianist André... read more >
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century. An album page signed by him, pianist André Mathieu, and other artists. Size is 8.8 x 11.8 inches, central fold, in excellent condition.
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest...

    $275.00 USD

    (Item #: K0669-GZ258N)
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century. An album page signed by him, pianist André Mathieu, and other artists. Size is 8.8 x 11.8 inches, central fold, in excellent condition.
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century. An album page signed by him, pianist André... read more >
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century. An album page signed by him, pianist André Mathieu, and other artists. Size is 8.8 x 11.8 inches, central fold, 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 #: GG2586-GX192B)
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century.  Signed Album page of 5.5 x 8.25 inches in excellent condition. ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photograph of him, shown in the title role of Gounod's Faust, a role he first sang at the Metropolitan Opera in 1939 (this photo quite possibly taken at that time). Size is 8 x 10 inches, in excellent condition. Not sold separately,.
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century.  Signed Album page of 5.5 x 8.25 inches in excellent condition. ALSO... read more >
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century.  Signed Album page of 5.5 x 8.25 inches in excellent condition. ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photograph of him, shown in the title role of Gounod's Faust, a role he first sang at the Metropolitan Opera in 1939 (this photo quite possibly taken at that time). Size is 8 x 10 inches, in excellent condition. Not sold separately,.
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest...

    $380.00 USD

    (Item #: GG2586-GX192B)
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century.  Signed Album page of 5.5 x 8.25 inches in excellent condition. ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photograph of him, shown in the title role of Gounod's Faust, a role he first sang at the Metropolitan Opera in 1939 (this photo quite possibly taken at that time). Size is 8 x 10 inches, in excellent condition. Not sold separately,.
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century.  Signed Album page of 5.5 x 8.25 inches in excellent condition. ALSO... read more >
    Star Swedish tenor (1911-1960), one of the greatest of the 20th century.  Signed Album page of 5.5 x 8.25 inches in excellent condition. ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photograph of him, shown in the title role of Gounod's Faust, a role he first sang at the Metropolitan Opera in 1939 (this photo quite possibly taken at that time). Size is 8 x 10 inches, in excellent condition. Not sold separately,.
  • (Item #: GH0468-GX146D)
    Prominent Italian tenor and singing teacher, usually known only as "Marco Bordogni" (1789-1856), appeared in the 1825 world premiere performances of Gioachino Rossini's Il Viaggo a Reims, in the role of the Conte di Libenskof. Autograph musical quote signed, dated in Paris in 1851. Rare vintage historic item, 6 x 9.5 inches, in excellent condition!
    Prominent Italian tenor and singing teacher, usually known only as "Marco Bordogni" (1789-1856), appeared in the 1825 world premiere performances... read more >
    Prominent Italian tenor and singing teacher, usually known only as "Marco Bordogni" (1789-1856), appeared in the 1825 world premiere performances of Gioachino Rossini's Il Viaggo a Reims, in the role of the Conte di Libenskof. Autograph musical quote signed, dated in Paris in 1851. Rare vintage historic item, 6 x 9.5 inches, in excellent condition!
    Prominent Italian tenor and singing teacher, usually known...

    $300.00 USD

    (Item #: GH0468-GX146D)
    Prominent Italian tenor and singing teacher, usually known only as "Marco Bordogni" (1789-1856), appeared in the 1825 world premiere performances of Gioachino Rossini's Il Viaggo a Reims, in the role of the Conte di Libenskof. Autograph musical quote signed, dated in Paris in 1851. Rare vintage historic item, 6 x 9.5 inches, in excellent condition!
    Prominent Italian tenor and singing teacher, usually known only as "Marco Bordogni" (1789-1856), appeared in the 1825 world premiere performances... read more >
    Prominent Italian tenor and singing teacher, usually known only as "Marco Bordogni" (1789-1856), appeared in the 1825 world premiere performances of Gioachino Rossini's Il Viaggo a Reims, in the role of the Conte di Libenskof. Autograph musical quote signed, dated in Paris in 1851. Rare vintage historic item, 6 x 9.5 inches, in excellent condition!
  • (Item #: K0987-G8A)
    Star Italian soprano, actress and monologist (1874-1944) who had a celebrated career in both the U.S and Europe.  Set of 4 autograph letters signed, 1 with embossed letterhead, the others on official hotel stationary. These range from 4 to 8 pages in length (two are 7 pages long), all written in Italian, sold untranslated. Sizes range from 5.25 x 7.25 inches to 6.75 x 8.25 inches, all in very good condition. Not sold separately, only as a lot. 
    Star Italian soprano, actress and monologist (1874-1944) who had a celebrated career in both the U.S and Europe.  Set of... read more >
    Star Italian soprano, actress and monologist (1874-1944) who had a celebrated career in both the U.S and Europe.  Set of 4 autograph letters signed, 1 with embossed letterhead, the others on official hotel stationary. These range from 4 to 8 pages in length (two are 7 pages long), all written in Italian, sold untranslated. Sizes range from 5.25 x 7.25 inches to 6.75 x 8.25 inches, all in very good condition. Not sold separately, only as a lot. 
    Star Italian soprano, actress and monologist (1874-1944) who...

    $250.00 USD

    (Item #: K0987-G8A)
    Star Italian soprano, actress and monologist (1874-1944) who had a celebrated career in both the U.S and Europe.  Set of 4 autograph letters signed, 1 with embossed letterhead, the others on official hotel stationary. These range from 4 to 8 pages in length (two are 7 pages long), all written in Italian, sold untranslated. Sizes range from 5.25 x 7.25 inches to 6.75 x 8.25 inches, all in very good condition. Not sold separately, only as a lot. 
    Star Italian soprano, actress and monologist (1874-1944) who had a celebrated career in both the U.S and Europe.  Set of... read more >
    Star Italian soprano, actress and monologist (1874-1944) who had a celebrated career in both the U.S and Europe.  Set of 4 autograph letters signed, 1 with embossed letterhead, the others on official hotel stationary. These range from 4 to 8 pages in length (two are 7 pages long), all written in Italian, sold untranslated. Sizes range from 5.25 x 7.25 inches to 6.75 x 8.25 inches, all in very good condition. Not sold separately, only as a lot. 
  • (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 #: GB4404-GX214A)
    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.  Fantastic collection of 12 autograph letter signed, in French (most of them with translations), sizes range from 4 x 5.1 inches to 5.25 x 8 inches, all in very good condition. Not sold separately.
    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.  Fantastic collection of 12 autograph letter signed, in French (most of them with translations), sizes range from 4 x 5.1 inches to 5.25 x 8 inches, all in very good condition. Not sold separately.
    French soprano (1801-1863), later teacher, particularly associated with...

    $340.00 USD

    (Item #: GB4404-GX214A)
    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.  Fantastic collection of 12 autograph letter signed, in French (most of them with translations), sizes range from 4 x 5.1 inches to 5.25 x 8 inches, all in very good condition. Not sold separately.
    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.  Fantastic collection of 12 autograph letter signed, in French (most of them with translations), sizes range from 4 x 5.1 inches to 5.25 x 8 inches, all in very good condition. Not sold separately.
  • (Item #: GB3586-GX209B)
    Italian bass-baritone (1801-1855), particularly associated with Rossini operas, who created the role of Enrico in the world premiere performances of Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor at the Teatro San Carlo, Naples in 1835. Autograph letter signed, written in Florence, dated in 1842. 1 page of a 4-page folded document. Written in Italian, sold untranslated, bold and clear handwriting. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.5 inches, total item size is 8.5 x 10.25 inches, small tear on final pages (containing no text), otherwise in excellent condition.
    Italian bass-baritone (1801-1855), particularly associated with Rossini operas, who created the role of Enrico in the world premiere performances of... read more >
    Italian bass-baritone (1801-1855), particularly associated with Rossini operas, who created the role of Enrico in the world premiere performances of Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor at the Teatro San Carlo, Naples in 1835. Autograph letter signed, written in Florence, dated in 1842. 1 page of a 4-page folded document. Written in Italian, sold untranslated, bold and clear handwriting. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.5 inches, total item size is 8.5 x 10.25 inches, small tear on final pages (containing no text), otherwise in excellent condition.
    Italian bass-baritone (1801-1855), particularly associated with Rossini operas,...

    $400.00 USD

    (Item #: GB3586-GX209B)
    Italian bass-baritone (1801-1855), particularly associated with Rossini operas, who created the role of Enrico in the world premiere performances of Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor at the Teatro San Carlo, Naples in 1835. Autograph letter signed, written in Florence, dated in 1842. 1 page of a 4-page folded document. Written in Italian, sold untranslated, bold and clear handwriting. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.5 inches, total item size is 8.5 x 10.25 inches, small tear on final pages (containing no text), otherwise in excellent condition.
    Italian bass-baritone (1801-1855), particularly associated with Rossini operas, who created the role of Enrico in the world premiere performances of... read more >
    Italian bass-baritone (1801-1855), particularly associated with Rossini operas, who created the role of Enrico in the world premiere performances of Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor at the Teatro San Carlo, Naples in 1835. Autograph letter signed, written in Florence, dated in 1842. 1 page of a 4-page folded document. Written in Italian, sold untranslated, bold and clear handwriting. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.5 inches, total item size is 8.5 x 10.25 inches, small tear on final pages (containing no text), otherwise in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: GB4302-GX210A)
    Belgian soprano (1805-1896), sang frequently in Paris and London, and created roles in the world premieres of several major operas including Alice in Giacomo Meyerbeer's Robert le Diable, Oscar in Daniel Auber's Gustave III, Pauline in Gaetano Donizetti's Les Martyrs (the French version of Poliuto), Princess Eudoxie in Fromental Halévy's La Juive, Ginevra in Halévy's Guido et Ginevra, Marguerite de Valois in Meyerbeer's Les Huguenots,  and Teresa in Berlioz's Benvenuto Cellini.  Autograph letter signed, 2 pages, written in French, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 4 x 7 inches, in excellent condition. 
    Belgian soprano (1805-1896), sang frequently in Paris and London, and created roles in the world premieres of several major operas... read more >
    Belgian soprano (1805-1896), sang frequently in Paris and London, and created roles in the world premieres of several major operas including Alice in Giacomo Meyerbeer's Robert le Diable, Oscar in Daniel Auber's Gustave III, Pauline in Gaetano Donizetti's Les Martyrs (the French version of Poliuto), Princess Eudoxie in Fromental Halévy's La Juive, Ginevra in Halévy's Guido et Ginevra, Marguerite de Valois in Meyerbeer's Les Huguenots,  and Teresa in Berlioz's Benvenuto Cellini.  Autograph letter signed, 2 pages, written in French, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 4 x 7 inches, in excellent condition. 
    Belgian soprano (1805-1896), sang frequently in Paris and...

    $450.00 USD

    (Item #: GB4302-GX210A)
    Belgian soprano (1805-1896), sang frequently in Paris and London, and created roles in the world premieres of several major operas including Alice in Giacomo Meyerbeer's Robert le Diable, Oscar in Daniel Auber's Gustave III, Pauline in Gaetano Donizetti's Les Martyrs (the French version of Poliuto), Princess Eudoxie in Fromental Halévy's La Juive, Ginevra in Halévy's Guido et Ginevra, Marguerite de Valois in Meyerbeer's Les Huguenots,  and Teresa in Berlioz's Benvenuto Cellini.  Autograph letter signed, 2 pages, written in French, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 4 x 7 inches, in excellent condition. 
    Belgian soprano (1805-1896), sang frequently in Paris and London, and created roles in the world premieres of several major operas... read more >
    Belgian soprano (1805-1896), sang frequently in Paris and London, and created roles in the world premieres of several major operas including Alice in Giacomo Meyerbeer's Robert le Diable, Oscar in Daniel Auber's Gustave III, Pauline in Gaetano Donizetti's Les Martyrs (the French version of Poliuto), Princess Eudoxie in Fromental Halévy's La Juive, Ginevra in Halévy's Guido et Ginevra, Marguerite de Valois in Meyerbeer's Les Huguenots,  and Teresa in Berlioz's Benvenuto Cellini.  Autograph letter signed, 2 pages, written in French, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 4 x 7 inches, in excellent condition. 
  • (Item #: H4496-GX177A)
    Famous French tenor (1859-1940), well-known in his time for his performances of heroic roles in French and Italian opera.  Signed record label for a recording he made of the aria "La Mia Letizia" from Verdi's I Lombardi. Size is 3 x 3 inches, in excellent condition. Autographs of Escalais are very scarce so this is a quite valuable vintage item!
    Famous French tenor (1859-1940), well-known in his time for his performances of heroic roles in French and Italian opera.  Signed... read more >
    Famous French tenor (1859-1940), well-known in his time for his performances of heroic roles in French and Italian opera.  Signed record label for a recording he made of the aria "La Mia Letizia" from Verdi's I Lombardi. Size is 3 x 3 inches, in excellent condition. Autographs of Escalais are very scarce so this is a quite valuable vintage item!
    Famous French tenor (1859-1940), well-known in his time...

    $250.00 USD

    (Item #: H4496-GX177A)
    Famous French tenor (1859-1940), well-known in his time for his performances of heroic roles in French and Italian opera.  Signed record label for a recording he made of the aria "La Mia Letizia" from Verdi's I Lombardi. Size is 3 x 3 inches, in excellent condition. Autographs of Escalais are very scarce so this is a quite valuable vintage item!
    Famous French tenor (1859-1940), well-known in his time for his performances of heroic roles in French and Italian opera.  Signed... read more >
    Famous French tenor (1859-1940), well-known in his time for his performances of heroic roles in French and Italian opera.  Signed record label for a recording he made of the aria "La Mia Letizia" from Verdi's I Lombardi. Size is 3 x 3 inches, in excellent condition. Autographs of Escalais are very scarce so this is a quite valuable vintage item!
  • (Item #: GC4202-GX164B)
    Famous French tenor (1859-1940), well-known in his time for his performances of heroic roles in French and Italian opera.  Signed card, where he wrote, in French, "Sir, my favorite role? Arnold in Guillaume Tell". Size is 4.1 x 2.5 inches, in excellent condition. Autographs of Escalais are very scarce! ALSO INCLUDED is a small printed photo (modern copy) of Escalais in role (probably as Arnold in Guillaume Tell).
    Famous French tenor (1859-1940), well-known in his time for his performances of heroic roles in French and Italian opera.  Signed... read more >
    Famous French tenor (1859-1940), well-known in his time for his performances of heroic roles in French and Italian opera.  Signed card, where he wrote, in French, "Sir, my favorite role? Arnold in Guillaume Tell". Size is 4.1 x 2.5 inches, in excellent condition. Autographs of Escalais are very scarce! ALSO INCLUDED is a small printed photo (modern copy) of Escalais in role (probably as Arnold in Guillaume Tell).
    Famous French tenor (1859-1940), well-known in his time...

    $400.00 USD

    (Item #: GC4202-GX164B)
    Famous French tenor (1859-1940), well-known in his time for his performances of heroic roles in French and Italian opera.  Signed card, where he wrote, in French, "Sir, my favorite role? Arnold in Guillaume Tell". Size is 4.1 x 2.5 inches, in excellent condition. Autographs of Escalais are very scarce! ALSO INCLUDED is a small printed photo (modern copy) of Escalais in role (probably as Arnold in Guillaume Tell).
    Famous French tenor (1859-1940), well-known in his time for his performances of heroic roles in French and Italian opera.  Signed... read more >
    Famous French tenor (1859-1940), well-known in his time for his performances of heroic roles in French and Italian opera.  Signed card, where he wrote, in French, "Sir, my favorite role? Arnold in Guillaume Tell". Size is 4.1 x 2.5 inches, in excellent condition. Autographs of Escalais are very scarce! ALSO INCLUDED is a small printed photo (modern copy) of Escalais in role (probably as Arnold in Guillaume Tell).
  • (Item #: K0354-GZ122F)
    German bass (1815-1889), whose important career focused on opera and oratorio. Set of 2 short notes in German on album pages signed by him (one of them also signed by his wife) adding a music quote in one of them. Size is 7 x 8.8 inches each, 1 page each, irregular borders, both in excellent condition. SOLD TOGETHER, NOT SOLD SEPARATELY.  
    German bass (1815-1889), whose important career focused on opera and oratorio. Set of 2 short notes in German on album... read more >
    German bass (1815-1889), whose important career focused on opera and oratorio. Set of 2 short notes in German on album pages signed by him (one of them also signed by his wife) adding a music quote in one of them. Size is 7 x 8.8 inches each, 1 page each, irregular borders, both in excellent condition. SOLD TOGETHER, NOT SOLD SEPARATELY.  
    German bass (1815-1889), whose important career focused on...

    $250.00 USD

    (Item #: K0354-GZ122F)
    German bass (1815-1889), whose important career focused on opera and oratorio. Set of 2 short notes in German on album pages signed by him (one of them also signed by his wife) adding a music quote in one of them. Size is 7 x 8.8 inches each, 1 page each, irregular borders, both in excellent condition. SOLD TOGETHER, NOT SOLD SEPARATELY.  
    German bass (1815-1889), whose important career focused on opera and oratorio. Set of 2 short notes in German on album... read more >
    German bass (1815-1889), whose important career focused on opera and oratorio. Set of 2 short notes in German on album pages signed by him (one of them also signed by his wife) adding a music quote in one of them. Size is 7 x 8.8 inches each, 1 page each, irregular borders, both in excellent condition. SOLD TOGETHER, NOT SOLD SEPARATELY.  
  • (Item #: GB3626-GX209C)
    Italian tenor (1816-1887), who sung at the world premieres of Donizetti's Caterina Cornaro, and Verdi's Alzira, Il Corsaro, La Battaglia di Legnano, Stiffelio and Un Ballo in Maschera.   Autograph letter signed, dated in 1867, one page, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size is 5.25 x 8 inches, a beautiful vintage item,  in excellent condition.
    Italian tenor (1816-1887), who sung at the world premieres of Donizetti's Caterina Cornaro, and Verdi's Alzira, Il Corsaro, La Battaglia... read more >
    Italian tenor (1816-1887), who sung at the world premieres of Donizetti's Caterina Cornaro, and Verdi's Alzira, Il Corsaro, La Battaglia di Legnano, Stiffelio and Un Ballo in Maschera.   Autograph letter signed, dated in 1867, one page, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size is 5.25 x 8 inches, a beautiful vintage item,  in excellent condition.
    Italian tenor (1816-1887), who sung at the world...

    $350.00 USD

    (Item #: GB3626-GX209C)
    Italian tenor (1816-1887), who sung at the world premieres of Donizetti's Caterina Cornaro, and Verdi's Alzira, Il Corsaro, La Battaglia di Legnano, Stiffelio and Un Ballo in Maschera.   Autograph letter signed, dated in 1867, one page, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size is 5.25 x 8 inches, a beautiful vintage item,  in excellent condition.
    Italian tenor (1816-1887), who sung at the world premieres of Donizetti's Caterina Cornaro, and Verdi's Alzira, Il Corsaro, La Battaglia... read more >
    Italian tenor (1816-1887), who sung at the world premieres of Donizetti's Caterina Cornaro, and Verdi's Alzira, Il Corsaro, La Battaglia di Legnano, Stiffelio and Un Ballo in Maschera.   Autograph letter signed, dated in 1867, one page, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size is 5.25 x 8 inches, a beautiful vintage item,  in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: GB3322-GX119B)
    French mezzo-soprano (1837-1905), best known for creating the title role in Bizet's Carmen. Original manuscripts of the artist in different sizes and conditions (for more details please check individual descriptions). SCROLL DOWN TO SEE ALL THE MANUSCRIPTS and click on each to enlarge or see more photos if available. SOLD INDIVIDUALLY. 
    French mezzo-soprano (1837-1905), best known for creating the title role in Bizet's Carmen. Original manuscripts of the artist in different sizes and... read more >
    French mezzo-soprano (1837-1905), best known for creating the title role in Bizet's Carmen. Original manuscripts of the artist in different sizes and conditions (for more details please check individual descriptions). SCROLL DOWN TO SEE ALL THE MANUSCRIPTS and click on each to enlarge or see more photos if available. SOLD INDIVIDUALLY. 
    French mezzo-soprano (1837-1905), best known for creating the...

    $140.00 USD

    (Various price options)

    (Item #: GB3322-GX119B)
    French mezzo-soprano (1837-1905), best known for creating the title role in Bizet's Carmen. Original manuscripts of the artist in different sizes and conditions (for more details please check individual descriptions). SCROLL DOWN TO SEE ALL THE MANUSCRIPTS and click on each to enlarge or see more photos if available. SOLD INDIVIDUALLY. 
    French mezzo-soprano (1837-1905), best known for creating the title role in Bizet's Carmen. Original manuscripts of the artist in different sizes and... read more >
    French mezzo-soprano (1837-1905), best known for creating the title role in Bizet's Carmen. Original manuscripts of the artist in different sizes and conditions (for more details please check individual descriptions). SCROLL DOWN TO SEE ALL THE MANUSCRIPTS and click on each to enlarge or see more photos if available. SOLD INDIVIDUALLY. 
  • (Item #: K3369-Y8E)
    Celebrated Italian baritone (1824-1897), who created the title roles of Verdi's Simon Boccanegra (1857) and Renato in Verdi's Un Ballo in Maschera (1859). Autograph letter in Italian (sold untranslated) signed by him, dated in Madrid, February 27, 1864, to the music publisher Leone Escudier in Paris requesting the publication of an article in his magazine. Size is 5.25 x 8.2 inches, 1 page, in excellent condition.
    Celebrated Italian baritone (1824-1897), who created the title roles of Verdi's Simon Boccanegra (1857) and Renato in Verdi's Un Ballo... read more >
    Celebrated Italian baritone (1824-1897), who created the title roles of Verdi's Simon Boccanegra (1857) and Renato in Verdi's Un Ballo in Maschera (1859). Autograph letter in Italian (sold untranslated) signed by him, dated in Madrid, February 27, 1864, to the music publisher Leone Escudier in Paris requesting the publication of an article in his magazine. Size is 5.25 x 8.2 inches, 1 page, in excellent condition.
    Celebrated Italian baritone (1824-1897), who created the title...

    $395.00 USD

    (Item #: K3369-Y8E)
    Celebrated Italian baritone (1824-1897), who created the title roles of Verdi's Simon Boccanegra (1857) and Renato in Verdi's Un Ballo in Maschera (1859). Autograph letter in Italian (sold untranslated) signed by him, dated in Madrid, February 27, 1864, to the music publisher Leone Escudier in Paris requesting the publication of an article in his magazine. Size is 5.25 x 8.2 inches, 1 page, in excellent condition.
    Celebrated Italian baritone (1824-1897), who created the title roles of Verdi's Simon Boccanegra (1857) and Renato in Verdi's Un Ballo... read more >
    Celebrated Italian baritone (1824-1897), who created the title roles of Verdi's Simon Boccanegra (1857) and Renato in Verdi's Un Ballo in Maschera (1859). Autograph letter in Italian (sold untranslated) signed by him, dated in Madrid, February 27, 1864, to the music publisher Leone Escudier in Paris requesting the publication of an article in his magazine. Size is 5.25 x 8.2 inches, 1 page, in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: M3962-M814)
    Italian soprano (1811-1869), creator of the role of Adalgisa in Bellini's Norma. Autograph letter signed, dated in 1839, two pages, in Italian, sold untranslated. Each page is 5.25 x 8 inches, small tear on left side and some creases, but in overall very good condition.
    Italian soprano (1811-1869), creator of the role of Adalgisa in Bellini's Norma. Autograph letter signed, dated in 1839, two pages, in... read more >
    Italian soprano (1811-1869), creator of the role of Adalgisa in Bellini's Norma. Autograph letter signed, dated in 1839, two pages, in Italian, sold untranslated. Each page is 5.25 x 8 inches, small tear on left side and some creases, but in overall very good condition.
    Italian soprano (1811-1869), creator of the role of...

    $375.00 USD

    (Item #: M3962-M814)
    Italian soprano (1811-1869), creator of the role of Adalgisa in Bellini's Norma. Autograph letter signed, dated in 1839, two pages, in Italian, sold untranslated. Each page is 5.25 x 8 inches, small tear on left side and some creases, but in overall very good condition.
    Italian soprano (1811-1869), creator of the role of Adalgisa in Bellini's Norma. Autograph letter signed, dated in 1839, two pages, in... read more >
    Italian soprano (1811-1869), creator of the role of Adalgisa in Bellini's Norma. Autograph letter signed, dated in 1839, two pages, in Italian, sold untranslated. Each page is 5.25 x 8 inches, small tear on left side and some creases, but in overall very good condition.
  • (Item #: K3342-Y8F)
    Italian superstar soprano (1811-1869), who performed widely in Europe, the United States, and South America, and was among the leading sopranos of the XIX century. Fine autograph letter in Italian (sold untranslated) about personal matters signed by her and dated in Livorno, July 28, 1830.  Size is 5 x 8 inches, 2 written pages in one folded sheet, folds, in excellent condition.
    Italian superstar soprano (1811-1869), who performed widely in Europe, the United States, and South America, and was among the leading... read more >
    Italian superstar soprano (1811-1869), who performed widely in Europe, the United States, and South America, and was among the leading sopranos of the XIX century. Fine autograph letter in Italian (sold untranslated) about personal matters signed by her and dated in Livorno, July 28, 1830.  Size is 5 x 8 inches, 2 written pages in one folded sheet, folds, in excellent condition.
    Italian superstar soprano (1811-1869), who performed widely in...

    $395.00 USD

    (Item #: K3342-Y8F)
    Italian superstar soprano (1811-1869), who performed widely in Europe, the United States, and South America, and was among the leading sopranos of the XIX century. Fine autograph letter in Italian (sold untranslated) about personal matters signed by her and dated in Livorno, July 28, 1830.  Size is 5 x 8 inches, 2 written pages in one folded sheet, folds, in excellent condition.
    Italian superstar soprano (1811-1869), who performed widely in Europe, the United States, and South America, and was among the leading... read more >
    Italian superstar soprano (1811-1869), who performed widely in Europe, the United States, and South America, and was among the leading sopranos of the XIX century. Fine autograph letter in Italian (sold untranslated) about personal matters signed by her and dated in Livorno, July 28, 1830.  Size is 5 x 8 inches, 2 written pages in one folded sheet, folds, in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: S1073-M814)
    Belgian mezzo-soprano (1834-1908), starred in the world premiere productions of Verdi's Don Carlo, Thomas's Hamlet, and La Coupe du roi de Thule by Eugene Diaz. Autograph letter signed, 3 pages, written in French, sold with a typed English translation. Signed as "Pauline Lauters". Size of each folded page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, small stain on back page (fourth page without any text), otherwise in excellent condition. Also included: one unsigned half-tone photo, shown as herself, by photographer C. Reutlinger. Size is 3.75 x 5.5 inches, in excellent condition. Not sold separately. 
    Belgian mezzo-soprano (1834-1908), starred in the world premiere productions of Verdi's Don Carlo, Thomas's Hamlet, and La Coupe du roi de... read more >
    Belgian mezzo-soprano (1834-1908), starred in the world premiere productions of Verdi's Don Carlo, Thomas's Hamlet, and La Coupe du roi de Thule by Eugene Diaz. Autograph letter signed, 3 pages, written in French, sold with a typed English translation. Signed as "Pauline Lauters". Size of each folded page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, small stain on back page (fourth page without any text), otherwise in excellent condition. Also included: one unsigned half-tone photo, shown as herself, by photographer C. Reutlinger. Size is 3.75 x 5.5 inches, in excellent condition. Not sold separately. 
    Belgian mezzo-soprano (1834-1908), starred in the world premiere...

    $275.00 USD

    (Item #: S1073-M814)
    Belgian mezzo-soprano (1834-1908), starred in the world premiere productions of Verdi's Don Carlo, Thomas's Hamlet, and La Coupe du roi de Thule by Eugene Diaz. Autograph letter signed, 3 pages, written in French, sold with a typed English translation. Signed as "Pauline Lauters". Size of each folded page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, small stain on back page (fourth page without any text), otherwise in excellent condition. Also included: one unsigned half-tone photo, shown as herself, by photographer C. Reutlinger. Size is 3.75 x 5.5 inches, in excellent condition. Not sold separately. 
    Belgian mezzo-soprano (1834-1908), starred in the world premiere productions of Verdi's Don Carlo, Thomas's Hamlet, and La Coupe du roi de... read more >
    Belgian mezzo-soprano (1834-1908), starred in the world premiere productions of Verdi's Don Carlo, Thomas's Hamlet, and La Coupe du roi de Thule by Eugene Diaz. Autograph letter signed, 3 pages, written in French, sold with a typed English translation. Signed as "Pauline Lauters". Size of each folded page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, small stain on back page (fourth page without any text), otherwise in excellent condition. Also included: one unsigned half-tone photo, shown as herself, by photographer C. Reutlinger. Size is 3.75 x 5.5 inches, in excellent condition. Not sold separately. 
  • (Item #: GB3616-GX209C)
    Italian baritone (1819-1883) starred as the Count Di Luna in the world premiere performances of Verdi's Il Trovatore in 1853 and also created several other leading roles in operas by lesser-known Italian composers. Autograph letter signed, 3 pages of a folded 4-page document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, unfolded item is 8 x 10.5 inches, in excellent condition.
    Italian baritone (1819-1883) starred as the Count Di Luna in the world premiere performances of Verdi's Il Trovatore in 1853... read more >
    Italian baritone (1819-1883) starred as the Count Di Luna in the world premiere performances of Verdi's Il Trovatore in 1853 and also created several other leading roles in operas by lesser-known Italian composers. Autograph letter signed, 3 pages of a folded 4-page document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, unfolded item is 8 x 10.5 inches, in excellent condition.
    Italian baritone (1819-1883) starred as the Count Di...

    $300.00 USD

    (Item #: GB3616-GX209C)
    Italian baritone (1819-1883) starred as the Count Di Luna in the world premiere performances of Verdi's Il Trovatore in 1853 and also created several other leading roles in operas by lesser-known Italian composers. Autograph letter signed, 3 pages of a folded 4-page document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, unfolded item is 8 x 10.5 inches, in excellent condition.
    Italian baritone (1819-1883) starred as the Count Di Luna in the world premiere performances of Verdi's Il Trovatore in 1853... read more >
    Italian baritone (1819-1883) starred as the Count Di Luna in the world premiere performances of Verdi's Il Trovatore in 1853 and also created several other leading roles in operas by lesser-known Italian composers. Autograph letter signed, 3 pages of a folded 4-page document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size of each page is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, unfolded item is 8 x 10.5 inches, in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: M3001-X4-5)
    Czech-born baritone (1842-1906), Gura was already famous in Germany when he was chosen to create the role of Gunther in the world premiere of Gotterdammerung in Bayreuth, August 1876. Beautiful autograph music quote signed by him, with 4 bars of a lieder by Schubert - Gura dedicated the later part of his life to songs - signed by Gura, dated in 1902. Size is 6.5 x 4.25 inches, rare!
    Czech-born baritone (1842-1906), Gura was already famous in Germany when he was chosen to create the role of Gunther in... read more >
    Czech-born baritone (1842-1906), Gura was already famous in Germany when he was chosen to create the role of Gunther in the world premiere of Gotterdammerung in Bayreuth, August 1876. Beautiful autograph music quote signed by him, with 4 bars of a lieder by Schubert - Gura dedicated the later part of his life to songs - signed by Gura, dated in 1902. Size is 6.5 x 4.25 inches, rare!
    Czech-born baritone (1842-1906), Gura was already famous in...

    $400.00 USD

    (Item #: M3001-X4-5)
    Czech-born baritone (1842-1906), Gura was already famous in Germany when he was chosen to create the role of Gunther in the world premiere of Gotterdammerung in Bayreuth, August 1876. Beautiful autograph music quote signed by him, with 4 bars of a lieder by Schubert - Gura dedicated the later part of his life to songs - signed by Gura, dated in 1902. Size is 6.5 x 4.25 inches, rare!
    Czech-born baritone (1842-1906), Gura was already famous in Germany when he was chosen to create the role of Gunther in... read more >
    Czech-born baritone (1842-1906), Gura was already famous in Germany when he was chosen to create the role of Gunther in the world premiere of Gotterdammerung in Bayreuth, August 1876. Beautiful autograph music quote signed by him, with 4 bars of a lieder by Schubert - Gura dedicated the later part of his life to songs - signed by Gura, dated in 1902. Size is 6.5 x 4.25 inches, rare!
  • (Item #: S0101-M5-14)
    French baritone (1814-1858), autograph note signed, 1 page written in French, sold untranslated, dated in 1850. Size is 4.25 x 6.25 inches, in excellent condition. Rare!
    French baritone (1814-1858), autograph note signed, 1 page written in French, sold untranslated, dated in 1850. Size is 4.25 x... read more >
    French baritone (1814-1858), autograph note signed, 1 page written in French, sold untranslated, dated in 1850. Size is 4.25 x 6.25 inches, in excellent condition. Rare!
    French baritone (1814-1858), autograph note signed, 1 page...

    $250.00 USD

    (Item #: S0101-M5-14)
    French baritone (1814-1858), autograph note signed, 1 page written in French, sold untranslated, dated in 1850. Size is 4.25 x 6.25 inches, in excellent condition. Rare!
    French baritone (1814-1858), autograph note signed, 1 page written in French, sold untranslated, dated in 1850. Size is 4.25 x... read more >
    French baritone (1814-1858), autograph note signed, 1 page written in French, sold untranslated, dated in 1850. Size is 4.25 x 6.25 inches, in excellent condition. Rare!
  • (Item #: M3035-X4-5)
    Hungarian-born bass-baritone (1813-1883), Hölzel was the singer of choice for the role of Beckmesser in the world premiere of Die Meistersinger in 1868. Gorgeous autograph music quote with 11 bars from a song for voice and piano, signed by him and dated in 1874, inscribed to his sister-in-law, Lulu Gerstäcker, in Vienna. Size is 5.25 x 8.5 inches, in excellent condition.
    Hungarian-born bass-baritone (1813-1883), Hölzel was the singer of choice for the role of Beckmesser in the world premiere of Die... read more >
    Hungarian-born bass-baritone (1813-1883), Hölzel was the singer of choice for the role of Beckmesser in the world premiere of Die Meistersinger in 1868. Gorgeous autograph music quote with 11 bars from a song for voice and piano, signed by him and dated in 1874, inscribed to his sister-in-law, Lulu Gerstäcker, in Vienna. Size is 5.25 x 8.5 inches, in excellent condition.
    Hungarian-born bass-baritone (1813-1883), Hölzel was the singer of...

    $400.00 USD

    (Item #: M3035-X4-5)
    Hungarian-born bass-baritone (1813-1883), Hölzel was the singer of choice for the role of Beckmesser in the world premiere of Die Meistersinger in 1868. Gorgeous autograph music quote with 11 bars from a song for voice and piano, signed by him and dated in 1874, inscribed to his sister-in-law, Lulu Gerstäcker, in Vienna. Size is 5.25 x 8.5 inches, in excellent condition.
    Hungarian-born bass-baritone (1813-1883), Hölzel was the singer of choice for the role of Beckmesser in the world premiere of Die... read more >
    Hungarian-born bass-baritone (1813-1883), Hölzel was the singer of choice for the role of Beckmesser in the world premiere of Die Meistersinger in 1868. Gorgeous autograph music quote with 11 bars from a song for voice and piano, signed by him and dated in 1874, inscribed to his sister-in-law, Lulu Gerstäcker, in Vienna. Size is 5.25 x 8.5 inches, in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: GB8776-GX177B)
    German mezzo-soprano (1826-1894), dramatic actress, and teacher of singing and theatrical performance who won great distinction in Europe during the third quarter of the 19th century. She was a niece of the composer Richard Wagner and created the role of Elisabeth in Wagner's Tannhauser in 1845, less than a week after her 19th birthday. Autograph letter signed, 3 pages, written in German, sold with a typed English language translation. Size of each page is 5.5 x 8.5 inches, in excellent condition. Rare!
    German mezzo-soprano (1826-1894), dramatic actress, and teacher of singing and theatrical performance who won great distinction in Europe during the... read more >
    German mezzo-soprano (1826-1894), dramatic actress, and teacher of singing and theatrical performance who won great distinction in Europe during the third quarter of the 19th century. She was a niece of the composer Richard Wagner and created the role of Elisabeth in Wagner's Tannhauser in 1845, less than a week after her 19th birthday. Autograph letter signed, 3 pages, written in German, sold with a typed English language translation. Size of each page is 5.5 x 8.5 inches, in excellent condition. Rare!
    German mezzo-soprano (1826-1894), dramatic actress, and teacher of...

    $250.00 USD

    (Item #: GB8776-GX177B)
    German mezzo-soprano (1826-1894), dramatic actress, and teacher of singing and theatrical performance who won great distinction in Europe during the third quarter of the 19th century. She was a niece of the composer Richard Wagner and created the role of Elisabeth in Wagner's Tannhauser in 1845, less than a week after her 19th birthday. Autograph letter signed, 3 pages, written in German, sold with a typed English language translation. Size of each page is 5.5 x 8.5 inches, in excellent condition. Rare!
    German mezzo-soprano (1826-1894), dramatic actress, and teacher of singing and theatrical performance who won great distinction in Europe during the... read more >
    German mezzo-soprano (1826-1894), dramatic actress, and teacher of singing and theatrical performance who won great distinction in Europe during the third quarter of the 19th century. She was a niece of the composer Richard Wagner and created the role of Elisabeth in Wagner's Tannhauser in 1845, less than a week after her 19th birthday. Autograph letter signed, 3 pages, written in German, sold with a typed English language translation. Size of each page is 5.5 x 8.5 inches, in excellent condition. Rare!
  • (Item #: GB3613-GX209C)
    Italian soprano (1831-(1865 (?)). Autograph note signed, written in French, sold untranslated. Very rare historic item! Size is 5.25 x 8 inches, small smudge above text, otherwise in excellent condition.
    Italian soprano (1831-(1865 (?)). Autograph note signed, written in French, sold untranslated. Very rare historic item! Size is 5.25 x 8 inches, small smudge above... read more >
    Italian soprano (1831-(1865 (?)). Autograph note signed, written in French, sold untranslated. Very rare historic item! Size is 5.25 x 8 inches, small smudge above text, otherwise in excellent condition.
    Italian soprano (1831-(1865 (?)). Autograph note signed, written in...

    $300.00 USD

    (Item #: GB3613-GX209C)
    Italian soprano (1831-(1865 (?)). Autograph note signed, written in French, sold untranslated. Very rare historic item! Size is 5.25 x 8 inches, small smudge above text, otherwise in excellent condition.
    Italian soprano (1831-(1865 (?)). Autograph note signed, written in French, sold untranslated. Very rare historic item! Size is 5.25 x 8 inches, small smudge above... read more >
    Italian soprano (1831-(1865 (?)). Autograph note signed, written in French, sold untranslated. Very rare historic item! Size is 5.25 x 8 inches, small smudge above text, otherwise in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: GB2896-GX064B)
    Italian tenor (1810-1883), whose real name was Giovanni Matteo De Candia, considered one of the most celebrated singers of his time, lionized by audiences in Paris and London.  Original autograph letters signed by him. Different sizes and conditions (for more details please check individual descriptions). Scroll down to see all the manuscripts and click on each to enlarge or see more photos if available. SOLD INDIVIDUALLY. 
    Italian tenor (1810-1883), whose real name was Giovanni Matteo De Candia, considered one of the most celebrated singers of his time, lionized... read more >
    Italian tenor (1810-1883), whose real name was Giovanni Matteo De Candia, considered one of the most celebrated singers of his time, lionized by audiences in Paris and London.  Original autograph letters signed by him. Different sizes and conditions (for more details please check individual descriptions). Scroll down to see all the manuscripts and click on each to enlarge or see more photos if available. SOLD INDIVIDUALLY. 
    Italian tenor (1810-1883), whose real name was Giovanni...

    $225.00 USD

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    (Item #: GB2896-GX064B)
    Italian tenor (1810-1883), whose real name was Giovanni Matteo De Candia, considered one of the most celebrated singers of his time, lionized by audiences in Paris and London.  Original autograph letters signed by him. Different sizes and conditions (for more details please check individual descriptions). Scroll down to see all the manuscripts and click on each to enlarge or see more photos if available. SOLD INDIVIDUALLY. 
    Italian tenor (1810-1883), whose real name was Giovanni Matteo De Candia, considered one of the most celebrated singers of his time, lionized... read more >
    Italian tenor (1810-1883), whose real name was Giovanni Matteo De Candia, considered one of the most celebrated singers of his time, lionized by audiences in Paris and London.  Original autograph letters signed by him. Different sizes and conditions (for more details please check individual descriptions). Scroll down to see all the manuscripts and click on each to enlarge or see more photos if available. SOLD INDIVIDUALLY. 
  • (Item #: K3202-X1E)
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as Brunnhilde in the first complete Ring Cycle in Bayreuth in 1876, and starring in the world premiere performances of Siegfried and Parsifal, also at Bayreuth. Album page signed by her with a short sentiment in German dated 1884. Size is 8 x 5 inches, in excellent condition.
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as Brunnhilde in the first complete Ring Cycle in Bayreuth in 1876, and starring in... read more >
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as Brunnhilde in the first complete Ring Cycle in Bayreuth in 1876, and starring in the world premiere performances of Siegfried and Parsifal, also at Bayreuth. Album page signed by her with a short sentiment in German dated 1884. Size is 8 x 5 inches, in excellent condition.
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as...

    $395.00 USD

    (Item #: K3202-X1E)
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as Brunnhilde in the first complete Ring Cycle in Bayreuth in 1876, and starring in the world premiere performances of Siegfried and Parsifal, also at Bayreuth. Album page signed by her with a short sentiment in German dated 1884. Size is 8 x 5 inches, in excellent condition.
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as Brunnhilde in the first complete Ring Cycle in Bayreuth in 1876, and starring in... read more >
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as Brunnhilde in the first complete Ring Cycle in Bayreuth in 1876, and starring in the world premiere performances of Siegfried and Parsifal, also at Bayreuth. Album page signed by her with a short sentiment in German dated 1884. Size is 8 x 5 inches, in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: GB3354-GX204A)
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as Brunnhilde in the first complete Ring Cycle in Bayreuth in 1876, and starring in the world premiere performances of Siegfried, Die Gotterdammerung and Parsifal, also at Bayreuth. Autograph letter signed, text on first three of four folded pages, written in German, sold untranslated. Size is 4.5 x 7 inches, in excellent condition.
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as Brunnhilde in the first complete Ring Cycle in Bayreuth in 1876, and starring in... read more >
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as Brunnhilde in the first complete Ring Cycle in Bayreuth in 1876, and starring in the world premiere performances of Siegfried, Die Gotterdammerung and Parsifal, also at Bayreuth. Autograph letter signed, text on first three of four folded pages, written in German, sold untranslated. Size is 4.5 x 7 inches, in excellent condition.
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as...

    $250.00 USD

    (Item #: GB3354-GX204A)
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as Brunnhilde in the first complete Ring Cycle in Bayreuth in 1876, and starring in the world premiere performances of Siegfried, Die Gotterdammerung and Parsifal, also at Bayreuth. Autograph letter signed, text on first three of four folded pages, written in German, sold untranslated. Size is 4.5 x 7 inches, in excellent condition.
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as Brunnhilde in the first complete Ring Cycle in Bayreuth in 1876, and starring in... read more >
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as Brunnhilde in the first complete Ring Cycle in Bayreuth in 1876, and starring in the world premiere performances of Siegfried, Die Gotterdammerung and Parsifal, also at Bayreuth. Autograph letter signed, text on first three of four folded pages, written in German, sold untranslated. Size is 4.5 x 7 inches, in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: GB9590-GX227A)
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as Brunnhilde in the first complete Ring Cycle in Bayreuth in 1876, and starring in the world premiere performances of Siegfried, Die Gotterdammerung and Parsifal, also at Bayreuth.  Signed card, dated in 1890, size is 3.2.5 x 5 inches, in excellent condition. Also included:  beautiful unsigned cabinet photo, shown as Brunnhilde. Photo by Fritz Luckhardt, Vienna. Size is 4.5 x 6.5 inches, in very good condition. Not sold separately.
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as Brunnhilde in the first complete Ring Cycle in Bayreuth in 1876, and starring in... read more >
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as Brunnhilde in the first complete Ring Cycle in Bayreuth in 1876, and starring in the world premiere performances of Siegfried, Die Gotterdammerung and Parsifal, also at Bayreuth.  Signed card, dated in 1890, size is 3.2.5 x 5 inches, in excellent condition. Also included:  beautiful unsigned cabinet photo, shown as Brunnhilde. Photo by Fritz Luckhardt, Vienna. Size is 4.5 x 6.5 inches, in very good condition. Not sold separately.
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as...

    $400.00 USD

    (Item #: GB9590-GX227A)
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as Brunnhilde in the first complete Ring Cycle in Bayreuth in 1876, and starring in the world premiere performances of Siegfried, Die Gotterdammerung and Parsifal, also at Bayreuth.  Signed card, dated in 1890, size is 3.2.5 x 5 inches, in excellent condition. Also included:  beautiful unsigned cabinet photo, shown as Brunnhilde. Photo by Fritz Luckhardt, Vienna. Size is 4.5 x 6.5 inches, in very good condition. Not sold separately.
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as Brunnhilde in the first complete Ring Cycle in Bayreuth in 1876, and starring in... read more >
    Austrian soprano (1844-1918) best known for Wagnerian roles, appearing as Brunnhilde in the first complete Ring Cycle in Bayreuth in 1876, and starring in the world premiere performances of Siegfried, Die Gotterdammerung and Parsifal, also at Bayreuth.  Signed card, dated in 1890, size is 3.2.5 x 5 inches, in excellent condition. Also included:  beautiful unsigned cabinet photo, shown as Brunnhilde. Photo by Fritz Luckhardt, Vienna. Size is 4.5 x 6.5 inches, in very good condition. Not sold separately.
  • (Item #: GB2927-GX069A)
    French baritone (1848-1923), of international reputation, created the role of Iago in Otello and the title role of Falstaff (both operas by Verdi). Original signed photographs of the artist in different sizes and conditions (for more details please check individual descriptions). SCROLL DOWN TO SEE ALL THE AUTOGRAPHS and click on each to enlarge or see more photos if available. SOLD INDIVIDUALLY. 
    French baritone (1848-1923), of international reputation, created the role of Iago in Otello and the title role of Falstaff (both... read more >
    French baritone (1848-1923), of international reputation, created the role of Iago in Otello and the title role of Falstaff (both operas by Verdi). Original signed photographs of the artist in different sizes and conditions (for more details please check individual descriptions). SCROLL DOWN TO SEE ALL THE AUTOGRAPHS and click on each to enlarge or see more photos if available. SOLD INDIVIDUALLY. 
    French baritone (1848-1923), of international reputation, created the...

    $100.00 USD

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    (Item #: GB2927-GX069A)
    French baritone (1848-1923), of international reputation, created the role of Iago in Otello and the title role of Falstaff (both operas by Verdi). Original signed photographs of the artist in different sizes and conditions (for more details please check individual descriptions). SCROLL DOWN TO SEE ALL THE AUTOGRAPHS and click on each to enlarge or see more photos if available. SOLD INDIVIDUALLY. 
    French baritone (1848-1923), of international reputation, created the role of Iago in Otello and the title role of Falstaff (both... read more >
    French baritone (1848-1923), of international reputation, created the role of Iago in Otello and the title role of Falstaff (both operas by Verdi). Original signed photographs of the artist in different sizes and conditions (for more details please check individual descriptions). SCROLL DOWN TO SEE ALL THE AUTOGRAPHS and click on each to enlarge or see more photos if available. SOLD INDIVIDUALLY. 
  • (Item #: H9257-J12)
    Star Australian soprano (1861-1931), who became one of the most famous singers of the late Victorian Era and the 20th century for her beautiful voice and technique.  Book "Melba's Gift Book of Australian Art and Literature" signed by the famous soprano with a short sentiment and dated in 1918 on the first blank page opposite her printed image in color by the Australian artist Florence Rodway. The book was published by George Robertson, no year indicated. Size is 7.5 x 10 inches, 176 pages, minor wear on the front cover, inside in very good condition, beautifully illustrated.
    Star Australian soprano (1861-1931), who became one of the most famous singers of the late Victorian Era and the 20th... read more >
    Star Australian soprano (1861-1931), who became one of the most famous singers of the late Victorian Era and the 20th century for her beautiful voice and technique.  Book "Melba's Gift Book of Australian Art and Literature" signed by the famous soprano with a short sentiment and dated in 1918 on the first blank page opposite her printed image in color by the Australian artist Florence Rodway. The book was published by George Robertson, no year indicated. Size is 7.5 x 10 inches, 176 pages, minor wear on the front cover, inside in very good condition, beautifully illustrated.
    Star Australian soprano (1861-1931), who became one of...

    $375.00 USD

    (Item #: H9257-J12)
    Star Australian soprano (1861-1931), who became one of the most famous singers of the late Victorian Era and the 20th century for her beautiful voice and technique.  Book "Melba's Gift Book of Australian Art and Literature" signed by the famous soprano with a short sentiment and dated in 1918 on the first blank page opposite her printed image in color by the Australian artist Florence Rodway. The book was published by George Robertson, no year indicated. Size is 7.5 x 10 inches, 176 pages, minor wear on the front cover, inside in very good condition, beautifully illustrated.
    Star Australian soprano (1861-1931), who became one of the most famous singers of the late Victorian Era and the 20th... read more >
    Star Australian soprano (1861-1931), who became one of the most famous singers of the late Victorian Era and the 20th century for her beautiful voice and technique.  Book "Melba's Gift Book of Australian Art and Literature" signed by the famous soprano with a short sentiment and dated in 1918 on the first blank page opposite her printed image in color by the Australian artist Florence Rodway. The book was published by George Robertson, no year indicated. Size is 7.5 x 10 inches, 176 pages, minor wear on the front cover, inside in very good condition, beautifully illustrated.
  • (Item #: K3273-C5C)
    Legendary Danish-American tenor (1890-1973), the preeminent Wagnerian tenor for three decades, from the 1920s to the early 1950s. Autograph letter signed by him, postmarked [17.11.12] when the great Danish heldentenor was 22 years old. Melchior addresses Marjorie Scott, a young woman in England: “I am so glad every time I get a letter from you and I thank you so much for your last and for the music you sent to me, it was too much. I don’t find your writing difficult to understand, and I learn a great deal in spelling (…) I work with my new songs and parties, that song “Sea Fever” I like very much, also the “Shakespere [sic.] song” (…). Will you by [sic.] for me Arnold Bax: Seven Songs and Herbert Fryer: Virgin’s Cradle Hymn…”. Size is 8.5 x 11.25 inches, 2 written pages in one sheet (front and back), ripped borders, folds, cracks, creases, overall rust tone, in good condition. Envelope is INCLUDED.
    Legendary Danish-American tenor (1890-1973), the preeminent Wagnerian tenor for three decades, from the 1920s to the early 1950s. Autograph letter... read more >
    Legendary Danish-American tenor (1890-1973), the preeminent Wagnerian tenor for three decades, from the 1920s to the early 1950s. Autograph letter signed by him, postmarked [17.11.12] when the great Danish heldentenor was 22 years old. Melchior addresses Marjorie Scott, a young woman in England: “I am so glad every time I get a letter from you and I thank you so much for your last and for the music you sent to me, it was too much. I don’t find your writing difficult to understand, and I learn a great deal in spelling (…) I work with my new songs and parties, that song “Sea Fever” I like very much, also the “Shakespere [sic.] song” (…). Will you by [sic.] for me Arnold Bax: Seven Songs and Herbert Fryer: Virgin’s Cradle Hymn…”. Size is 8.5 x 11.25 inches, 2 written pages in one sheet (front and back), ripped borders, folds, cracks, creases, overall rust tone, in good condition. Envelope is INCLUDED.
    Legendary Danish-American tenor (1890-1973), the preeminent Wagnerian tenor...

    $400.00 USD

    (Item #: K3273-C5C)
    Legendary Danish-American tenor (1890-1973), the preeminent Wagnerian tenor for three decades, from the 1920s to the early 1950s. Autograph letter signed by him, postmarked [17.11.12] when the great Danish heldentenor was 22 years old. Melchior addresses Marjorie Scott, a young woman in England: “I am so glad every time I get a letter from you and I thank you so much for your last and for the music you sent to me, it was too much. I don’t find your writing difficult to understand, and I learn a great deal in spelling (…) I work with my new songs and parties, that song “Sea Fever” I like very much, also the “Shakespere [sic.] song” (…). Will you by [sic.] for me Arnold Bax: Seven Songs and Herbert Fryer: Virgin’s Cradle Hymn…”. Size is 8.5 x 11.25 inches, 2 written pages in one sheet (front and back), ripped borders, folds, cracks, creases, overall rust tone, in good condition. Envelope is INCLUDED.
    Legendary Danish-American tenor (1890-1973), the preeminent Wagnerian tenor for three decades, from the 1920s to the early 1950s. Autograph letter... read more >
    Legendary Danish-American tenor (1890-1973), the preeminent Wagnerian tenor for three decades, from the 1920s to the early 1950s. Autograph letter signed by him, postmarked [17.11.12] when the great Danish heldentenor was 22 years old. Melchior addresses Marjorie Scott, a young woman in England: “I am so glad every time I get a letter from you and I thank you so much for your last and for the music you sent to me, it was too much. I don’t find your writing difficult to understand, and I learn a great deal in spelling (…) I work with my new songs and parties, that song “Sea Fever” I like very much, also the “Shakespere [sic.] song” (…). Will you by [sic.] for me Arnold Bax: Seven Songs and Herbert Fryer: Virgin’s Cradle Hymn…”. Size is 8.5 x 11.25 inches, 2 written pages in one sheet (front and back), ripped borders, folds, cracks, creases, overall rust tone, in good condition. Envelope is INCLUDED.
  • (Item #: M4180-C8C)
    Italian baritone (1842-1915), creator of the role of Barnaba in the world premiere of Ponchielli's La Gioconda (1876). Set of 2 autograph letters in Italian signed by him, as follows: A. Trieste, 1896, Size is 6.75 x 8.3 inches, 2 written pages (front and back), folds, stains, in very good condition. B. Brescia, 1883. Size is 4.8 x 7.75 inches, 3 written pages in one folded sheet, minor stains, in excellent condition. SOLD TOGETHER, NOT SOLD SEPARATELY.
    Italian baritone (1842-1915), creator of the role of Barnaba in the world premiere of Ponchielli's La Gioconda (1876). Set of... read more >
    Italian baritone (1842-1915), creator of the role of Barnaba in the world premiere of Ponchielli's La Gioconda (1876). Set of 2 autograph letters in Italian signed by him, as follows: A. Trieste, 1896, Size is 6.75 x 8.3 inches, 2 written pages (front and back), folds, stains, in very good condition. B. Brescia, 1883. Size is 4.8 x 7.75 inches, 3 written pages in one folded sheet, minor stains, in excellent condition. SOLD TOGETHER, NOT SOLD SEPARATELY.
    Italian baritone (1842-1915), creator of the role of...

    $300.00 USD

    (Item #: M4180-C8C)
    Italian baritone (1842-1915), creator of the role of Barnaba in the world premiere of Ponchielli's La Gioconda (1876). Set of 2 autograph letters in Italian signed by him, as follows: A. Trieste, 1896, Size is 6.75 x 8.3 inches, 2 written pages (front and back), folds, stains, in very good condition. B. Brescia, 1883. Size is 4.8 x 7.75 inches, 3 written pages in one folded sheet, minor stains, in excellent condition. SOLD TOGETHER, NOT SOLD SEPARATELY.
    Italian baritone (1842-1915), creator of the role of Barnaba in the world premiere of Ponchielli's La Gioconda (1876). Set of... read more >
    Italian baritone (1842-1915), creator of the role of Barnaba in the world premiere of Ponchielli's La Gioconda (1876). Set of 2 autograph letters in Italian signed by him, as follows: A. Trieste, 1896, Size is 6.75 x 8.3 inches, 2 written pages (front and back), folds, stains, in very good condition. B. Brescia, 1883. Size is 4.8 x 7.75 inches, 3 written pages in one folded sheet, minor stains, in excellent condition. SOLD TOGETHER, NOT SOLD SEPARATELY.
  • (Item #: J9002-GZ276R)
    Original vintage business cards of opera singers, most of them signed or with a text or quote, some others unsigned; all in different sizes and conditions (for more details please check individual descriptions). Scroll down to see all the business cards and click on each to enlarge or see more photos if available. SOLD INDIVIDUALLY. 
    Original vintage business cards of opera singers, most of them signed or with a text or quote, some others unsigned; all... read more >
    Original vintage business cards of opera singers, most of them signed or with a text or quote, some others unsigned; all in different sizes and conditions (for more details please check individual descriptions). Scroll down to see all the business cards and click on each to enlarge or see more photos if available. SOLD INDIVIDUALLY. 
    Original vintage business cards of opera singers, most of...

    $30.00 USD

    (Various price options)

    (Item #: J9002-GZ276R)
    Original vintage business cards of opera singers, most of them signed or with a text or quote, some others unsigned; all in different sizes and conditions (for more details please check individual descriptions). Scroll down to see all the business cards and click on each to enlarge or see more photos if available. SOLD INDIVIDUALLY. 
    Original vintage business cards of opera singers, most of them signed or with a text or quote, some others unsigned; all... read more >
    Original vintage business cards of opera singers, most of them signed or with a text or quote, some others unsigned; all in different sizes and conditions (for more details please check individual descriptions). Scroll down to see all the business cards and click on each to enlarge or see more photos if available. SOLD INDIVIDUALLY. 
  • (Item #: GB3728-GX209D)
    Italian soprano (1847-1917), premiered the role of Desdemona in Verdi's Otello in 1887, as well as Tigrana in Puccini's Edgar in 1889. Autograph letter signed, 2 pages, written on both sides of a document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, very slight tear at bottom, otherwise in excellent condition. 
    Italian soprano (1847-1917), premiered the role of Desdemona in Verdi's Otello in 1887, as well as Tigrana in Puccini's Edgar in 1889. Autograph... read more >
    Italian soprano (1847-1917), premiered the role of Desdemona in Verdi's Otello in 1887, as well as Tigrana in Puccini's Edgar in 1889. Autograph letter signed, 2 pages, written on both sides of a document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, very slight tear at bottom, otherwise in excellent condition. 
    Italian soprano (1847-1917), premiered the role of Desdemona in...

    $350.00 USD

    (Item #: GB3728-GX209D)
    Italian soprano (1847-1917), premiered the role of Desdemona in Verdi's Otello in 1887, as well as Tigrana in Puccini's Edgar in 1889. Autograph letter signed, 2 pages, written on both sides of a document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, very slight tear at bottom, otherwise in excellent condition. 
    Italian soprano (1847-1917), premiered the role of Desdemona in Verdi's Otello in 1887, as well as Tigrana in Puccini's Edgar in 1889. Autograph... read more >
    Italian soprano (1847-1917), premiered the role of Desdemona in Verdi's Otello in 1887, as well as Tigrana in Puccini's Edgar in 1889. Autograph letter signed, 2 pages, written on both sides of a document, written in Italian, sold untranslated. Size is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, very slight tear at bottom, otherwise in excellent condition. 
  • (Item #: K0887a-F4G)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Autograph letter signed by her and addressed to conductor Franco Fano as director of a magazine, announcing to him her third marriage with Baron Söderstrom.  Size is 4.9 x 6.7 inches, 3 pages, in very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Autograph letter signed by her and addressed... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Autograph letter signed by her and addressed to conductor Franco Fano as director of a magazine, announcing to him her third marriage with Baron Söderstrom.  Size is 4.9 x 6.7 inches, 3 pages, in very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest...

    $250.00 USD

    (Item #: K0887a-F4G)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Autograph letter signed by her and addressed to conductor Franco Fano as director of a magazine, announcing to him her third marriage with Baron Söderstrom.  Size is 4.9 x 6.7 inches, 3 pages, in very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Autograph letter signed by her and addressed... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Autograph letter signed by her and addressed to conductor Franco Fano as director of a magazine, announcing to him her third marriage with Baron Söderstrom.  Size is 4.9 x 6.7 inches, 3 pages, in very good condition.
  • (Item #: K2356-GZ197E)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Autograph letter in English signed by her, dated June 19, 1880, sent to a friend sharing her thoughts about her new house.  Size is 3.5 x 5.25 inches, 3 written pages in one sheet, central fold, in excellent condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Autograph letter in English signed by her,... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Autograph letter in English signed by her, dated June 19, 1880, sent to a friend sharing her thoughts about her new house.  Size is 3.5 x 5.25 inches, 3 written pages in one sheet, central fold, in excellent condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest...

    $250.00 USD

    (Item #: K2356-GZ197E)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Autograph letter in English signed by her, dated June 19, 1880, sent to a friend sharing her thoughts about her new house.  Size is 3.5 x 5.25 inches, 3 written pages in one sheet, central fold, in excellent condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Autograph letter in English signed by her,... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Autograph letter in English signed by her, dated June 19, 1880, sent to a friend sharing her thoughts about her new house.  Size is 3.5 x 5.25 inches, 3 written pages in one sheet, central fold, in excellent condition.
  • (Item #: K1308-F4H)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter with her initials and castle's address as letterhead signed by her, about personal matters. Size is 4.9 x 7.8 inches, 3 written pages in one sheet, folds, in very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter with her initials and castle's... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter with her initials and castle's address as letterhead signed by her, about personal matters. Size is 4.9 x 7.8 inches, 3 written pages in one sheet, folds, in very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest...

    $300.00 USD

    (Item #: K1308-F4H)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter with her initials and castle's address as letterhead signed by her, about personal matters. Size is 4.9 x 7.8 inches, 3 written pages in one sheet, folds, in very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter with her initials and castle's... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter with her initials and castle's address as letterhead signed by her, about personal matters. Size is 4.9 x 7.8 inches, 3 written pages in one sheet, folds, in very good condition.
  • (Item #: K1309-F4H)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter in English signed by her and dated February 15, 1898, where she mentions the decease of her husband Ernesto Nicolini a few weeks earlier (deceased on January 19, 1898).  Size is 4.75 x 7.75 inches, 4 written pages in one sheet, stains over the right border, in overall very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter in English signed by her... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter in English signed by her and dated February 15, 1898, where she mentions the decease of her husband Ernesto Nicolini a few weeks earlier (deceased on January 19, 1898).  Size is 4.75 x 7.75 inches, 4 written pages in one sheet, stains over the right border, in overall very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest...

    $350.00 USD

    (Item #: K1309-F4H)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter in English signed by her and dated February 15, 1898, where she mentions the decease of her husband Ernesto Nicolini a few weeks earlier (deceased on January 19, 1898).  Size is 4.75 x 7.75 inches, 4 written pages in one sheet, stains over the right border, in overall very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter in English signed by her... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter in English signed by her and dated February 15, 1898, where she mentions the decease of her husband Ernesto Nicolini a few weeks earlier (deceased on January 19, 1898).  Size is 4.75 x 7.75 inches, 4 written pages in one sheet, stains over the right border, in overall very good condition.
  • (Item #: K1312-F4H)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter (envelope included) with the letterhead of her castle's address and her initials signed by her, dated 1903, sent to Romualdo Sapio about future artistic engagements. Size is 4.75 x 6.5 inches, 4 written pages in one folio, folds, stains, in overall very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter (envelope included) with the letterhead... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter (envelope included) with the letterhead of her castle's address and her initials signed by her, dated 1903, sent to Romualdo Sapio about future artistic engagements. Size is 4.75 x 6.5 inches, 4 written pages in one folio, folds, stains, in overall very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest...

    $250.00 USD

    (Item #: K1312-F4H)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter (envelope included) with the letterhead of her castle's address and her initials signed by her, dated 1903, sent to Romualdo Sapio about future artistic engagements. Size is 4.75 x 6.5 inches, 4 written pages in one folio, folds, stains, in overall very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter (envelope included) with the letterhead... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter (envelope included) with the letterhead of her castle's address and her initials signed by her, dated 1903, sent to Romualdo Sapio about future artistic engagements. Size is 4.75 x 6.5 inches, 4 written pages in one folio, folds, stains, in overall very good condition.
  • (Item #: K1306-F4H)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter with her initials and her castle's address as letterhead signed by her and dated June 19, 1906, addressed to her friend Sylvia Tarnassi, about her schedules and other personal matters. Size is 4.75 x 6.5 inches, 4 written pages in one sheet, folds, envelope included, in very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter with her initials and her... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter with her initials and her castle's address as letterhead signed by her and dated June 19, 1906, addressed to her friend Sylvia Tarnassi, about her schedules and other personal matters. Size is 4.75 x 6.5 inches, 4 written pages in one sheet, folds, envelope included, in very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest...

    $250.00 USD

    (Item #: K1306-F4H)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter with her initials and her castle's address as letterhead signed by her and dated June 19, 1906, addressed to her friend Sylvia Tarnassi, about her schedules and other personal matters. Size is 4.75 x 6.5 inches, 4 written pages in one sheet, folds, envelope included, in very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter with her initials and her... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century.  Autograph letter with her initials and her castle's address as letterhead signed by her and dated June 19, 1906, addressed to her friend Sylvia Tarnassi, about her schedules and other personal matters. Size is 4.75 x 6.5 inches, 4 written pages in one sheet, folds, envelope included, in very good condition.
  • (Item #: K1307a-F4H)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Autograph letter in English with her monogram and address as letterhead signed by her and addressed to her friend Sylvia Tarnassi, dated October 3, 1911, about her schedule.  Size is 5.1 x 5.8 inches, 3 written pages in one folio, in overall very good condition. ALSO INCLUDED is her personal unsigned business card. Size is 3.75 x 2.2 inches, some stains, in good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Autograph letter in English with her monogram... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Autograph letter in English with her monogram and address as letterhead signed by her and addressed to her friend Sylvia Tarnassi, dated October 3, 1911, about her schedule.  Size is 5.1 x 5.8 inches, 3 written pages in one folio, in overall very good condition. ALSO INCLUDED is her personal unsigned business card. Size is 3.75 x 2.2 inches, some stains, in good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest...

    $300.00 USD

    (Item #: K1307a-F4H)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Autograph letter in English with her monogram and address as letterhead signed by her and addressed to her friend Sylvia Tarnassi, dated October 3, 1911, about her schedule.  Size is 5.1 x 5.8 inches, 3 written pages in one folio, in overall very good condition. ALSO INCLUDED is her personal unsigned business card. Size is 3.75 x 2.2 inches, some stains, in good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Autograph letter in English with her monogram... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Autograph letter in English with her monogram and address as letterhead signed by her and addressed to her friend Sylvia Tarnassi, dated October 3, 1911, about her schedule.  Size is 5.1 x 5.8 inches, 3 written pages in one folio, in overall very good condition. ALSO INCLUDED is her personal unsigned business card. Size is 3.75 x 2.2 inches, some stains, in good condition.
  • (Item #: K0886-F4G)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Nice text quote handwritten by the star soprano "Learn all that there is to learn and then choose your own path" on a piece of an album page mounted on a larger album page. Total size is 7.25 x 4.6 inches, in very good condition. ALSO INCLUDED is a small advertisement for the magazine La Famille. 1 sheet printed on both sides. Size is 3.7 x 5.5 inches, in very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Nice text quote handwritten by the star... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Nice text quote handwritten by the star soprano "Learn all that there is to learn and then choose your own path" on a piece of an album page mounted on a larger album page. Total size is 7.25 x 4.6 inches, in very good condition. ALSO INCLUDED is a small advertisement for the magazine La Famille. 1 sheet printed on both sides. Size is 3.7 x 5.5 inches, in very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest...

    $395.00 USD

    (Item #: K0886-F4G)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Nice text quote handwritten by the star soprano "Learn all that there is to learn and then choose your own path" on a piece of an album page mounted on a larger album page. Total size is 7.25 x 4.6 inches, in very good condition. ALSO INCLUDED is a small advertisement for the magazine La Famille. 1 sheet printed on both sides. Size is 3.7 x 5.5 inches, in very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Nice text quote handwritten by the star... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Nice text quote handwritten by the star soprano "Learn all that there is to learn and then choose your own path" on a piece of an album page mounted on a larger album page. Total size is 7.25 x 4.6 inches, in very good condition. ALSO INCLUDED is a small advertisement for the magazine La Famille. 1 sheet printed on both sides. Size is 3.7 x 5.5 inches, in very good condition.
  • (Item #: K1394-F5B)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. A wonderful autograph text handwritten in French by her on a piece of paper with the letterhead of her residence at the Castle Crayg-Noss (Wales) and her initials, quoting a phrase by Paul Loraine "The Nightingale sins better in the solitude of the night than at the window of kings". Size is 4.4  x 5.3 inches, ink with some signs of fading but still visible. ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photo postcard of her in costume. Size is 3.5 x 5.25 inches, some silvering, in very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. A wonderful autograph text handwritten in French... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. A wonderful autograph text handwritten in French by her on a piece of paper with the letterhead of her residence at the Castle Crayg-Noss (Wales) and her initials, quoting a phrase by Paul Loraine "The Nightingale sins better in the solitude of the night than at the window of kings". Size is 4.4  x 5.3 inches, ink with some signs of fading but still visible. ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photo postcard of her in costume. Size is 3.5 x 5.25 inches, some silvering, in very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest...

    $375.00 USD

    (Item #: K1394-F5B)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. A wonderful autograph text handwritten in French by her on a piece of paper with the letterhead of her residence at the Castle Crayg-Noss (Wales) and her initials, quoting a phrase by Paul Loraine "The Nightingale sins better in the solitude of the night than at the window of kings". Size is 4.4  x 5.3 inches, ink with some signs of fading but still visible. ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photo postcard of her in costume. Size is 3.5 x 5.25 inches, some silvering, in very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. A wonderful autograph text handwritten in French... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. A wonderful autograph text handwritten in French by her on a piece of paper with the letterhead of her residence at the Castle Crayg-Noss (Wales) and her initials, quoting a phrase by Paul Loraine "The Nightingale sins better in the solitude of the night than at the window of kings". Size is 4.4  x 5.3 inches, ink with some signs of fading but still visible. ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photo postcard of her in costume. Size is 3.5 x 5.25 inches, some silvering, in very good condition.
  • (Item #: K2350-GZ197E)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Clip from an album page with a text quote signed by her using her second husband's last name, dated in Glasgow, 1887. The text quote "Music is the outflow of a beautiful mind". Size is 5.7 x 3.2 inches, stains, rust tone, in very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Clip from an album page with a... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Clip from an album page with a text quote signed by her using her second husband's last name, dated in Glasgow, 1887. The text quote "Music is the outflow of a beautiful mind". Size is 5.7 x 3.2 inches, stains, rust tone, in very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest...

    $250.00 USD

    (Item #: K2350-GZ197E)
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Clip from an album page with a text quote signed by her using her second husband's last name, dated in Glasgow, 1887. The text quote "Music is the outflow of a beautiful mind". Size is 5.7 x 3.2 inches, stains, rust tone, in very good condition.
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Clip from an album page with a... read more >
    Superstar Italian soprano (1843-1919), one of the greatest singers of the 19th century. Clip from an album page with a text quote signed by her using her second husband's last name, dated in Glasgow, 1887. The text quote "Music is the outflow of a beautiful mind". Size is 5.7 x 3.2 inches, stains, rust tone, in very good condition.
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