Autograph envelope. Camille SAINT-SAËNS.

Autograph envelope.

Ca. 113 x 146 mm. Postmarked April 14, [19]18. With the Paris address of "Monsieur Dandelot," perhaps the French composer Georges Dandelot (1895-1975) or his impresario father Arthur (1864-1943), who wrote an early biography of Saint-Saëns, to address panel.

Lightly browned, with minor staining, creasing, tearing, and slight loss (upper edge), not affecting text.

"Like Mozart, to whom he was often compared, [Saint-Saëns] was a brilliant craftsman, versatile and prolific, who contributed to every genre of French music. He was one of the leaders of the French musical renaissance of the 1870s." Sabina Teller Ratner, et al. in Grove Music Online. Item #27044

Price: $50.00  other currencies

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