French Romantic era composer (1838-1875), mostly remembered for his masterpiece opera Carmen, premiered shortly before he passed away at age 37. Autograph note signed and dated by him in 1870, in French, untranslated, responding to a friend who invited him to meet. One page, size is 5.1 x 8.1 inches, minor folds, with clear, full signature, in very good condition. Very rare!
ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photo postcard of the composer, 3.5 x 5.5 inches, handwritten below by a different hand, a good image to pair with this autograph note if framed together.