Oblong quarto (ca. 225 x 300 mm). Sewn. 1f. (recto title, verso blank), , [i] (blank) pp.
Scored for orchestra and voice including 1 & 2 violin, oboe, horn, viola, continuo, and solo bass voice (Cavaliere). Notated in black ink on 10-stave rastrum-ruled paper.
Slightly worn, foxed, soiled; minor tears to spine with stitches loosening; edges slightly browned.
RISM (11 manuscript copies).
An excerpt from Paisiello's opera Le due contesse, composed in 1775, premiered in Rome at Teatro Valle on 1 March 1776.
Price: $175.00 other currencies