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[Unidentified overture: score]

From: Frederick R. Koch Collection

[Unidentified overture: score]

From: Frederick R. Koch Collection

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Creator: Offenbach, Jacques, 1819-1880
Other Creator: Koch, Frederick R. (Frederick Robinson), collector
Date: undated
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Description:
Holograph MS of an unidentified overture. Notated in black ink on on 19 pages, the first 18 of which are numbered in Offenbach's hand, in a gathering of six nested bifolia, sewn together, of oblong 18-staff paper. On p. 1, in Offenbach's hand: "Introduction"; in pencil, in another hand: "ouverture primitive / (mariage aux lanternes)." Page 14 is a cancel, sewn to the verso of p. 13. On p. [19], after the end of the overture, holograph MS of a 10-measure "Andante non troppo" for strings, possibly unrelated; on p. [20], a similar 9-measure draft in pencil.
Blank leaf between p. [20] and p. [21] not digitized. Verso of p. [21] also blank, not digitized.
Physical Description:
21 p. ; 27 x 35 cm.
Host Note:
Offenbach, Jacques. Music.
Box:
Box 330
Folder:
Folder 1854
Volume/Enumeration:
FRKF 451
Rights:
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 12218978
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