Attractive bust-length cabinet card photograph of the distinguished French composer in his later years
by GOUNOD, Charles-François 1818-1893
Best known today as the composer of the opera Faust and an Ave Maria descant to the first prelude of J.S. Bach's Das wohltemperirte Clavier, Gounod was one of the most respected and prolific composers in France during the second half of the 19th century. Steven Huebner in Grove Music Online.. Ca. 135 x 95 mm. Image by the studio of Pierre Petit, Paris, with facsimile signature embossed to lower right margin and decorative studio details printed to verso. Very slightly worn and soiled. (Inventory #: 27015)
Musical Autographs and Manuscripts; Rare Books on Music and Dance; First and Early Editions of Printed Music; Prints, Drawings and Ephemera relating to Music and Dance including Opera and Ballet.
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