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    Lot of Ten Antique Illustrations Featuring Scenes From Great Operas. Extracted from The Great Operas, The Romantic Legends Upon Which the Masters of Song Have Founded Their Famous Lyrical Compositions, London, Paris, Philadelphia, Berlin: The Societe Universelle Lyrique, circa 1899, edited by James W. Buel.

    These wonderful large plates measure overall 13 inches x 16.5 inches and include four sepia examples, one tinted example and five tipped-in color examples. Each is accompanied by a captioned heavy tissue guard. Depicted are scenes from several operas including Gotterdammerung, Cavalleria Rusticana, Siegfried, Mignon, Tannhauser, Stradella, Valkyrie, The Rhinegold, Faust, and La Traviata. All examples are in very good condition and perfect for framing to enhance the d├ęcor of any home, office, music room, etc.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2011
    1st Thursday
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