German tenor (1825-1902), famous in his time, created the role of Walther von Stolzing in the world premiere of Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg in 1868, and Froh in the world premiere of Das Rheingold in 1869.
Autograph music quote with 4 bars from a famous piece from Lohengrin ("Nun sei bedankt, mein lieber Schwan!..."), signed by him and dated in Mainz, 1870, on a single piece of paper with his letterhead. Size is 8 x 7 inches, minor damage on the top left and right corners, has folds, otherwise in excellent condition. Rare.