Secretarial letter in manuscript with Wagner's autograph signature. Siegfried WAGNER.

Secretarial letter in manuscript with Wagner's autograph signature.

Small quarto. 1 page. No place, no date, but possibly Bayreuth, 1901-1902. In German (with translation). Together with secretarial envelope addressed to Angelo Neumann (1838-1910), director of the Royal German Theatre in Prague.

Wagner writes to inform Neumann that his opera "Herzog Wildfang" is going to be performed in Munich on March 19th; he hopes that the director will be able to attend.

Slightly worn and browned; creased at central fold; envelope slightly worn, soiled, and torn, but without loss.

Herzog Wildfang was first performed in Munich on March 23, 1901.

Siegfried Wagner, the only son of Richard and Cosima Wagner, was both a composer and conductor. Along with his mother, he carried on the Bayreuth Festival until his death. Item #30852

Price: $250.00  other currencies

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