Autograph signature and inscription of the noted Polish bass: "Yours truly Edouard de Reszke [flourish] 1894." Edouard DE RESZKE.

Autograph signature and inscription of the noted Polish bass: "Yours truly Edouard de Reszke [flourish] 1894."

In black ink on card stock. Ca. 87 x 113 mm. Very slightly worn.

Edouard de Reszke (1853-1917), a bass, enjoyed as successful a career as his brother. "His huge voice and giant stature made him a magnificent exponent of Wagner roles, and he sang Daland, King Henry (Lohengrin), Hans Sachs, King Mark, the Wanderer (Siegfried) and Hagen. He retired in 1903, soon after his brother." Elizabeth Forbes in Grove Music Online. Item #24499

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