Strauss, Richard & Buff, Karl
Signed album page, one page, 5 x 7,5 inch, Gießen, 4.12.1901, signed by Richard Strauss in black ink "Richard Strauss" - additionally (above) an autograph note (in German) signed by Karl `Hans` Buff*, attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with a photograph, shows Richard Strauss in a beautiful half length portrait (altogether 11,75 x 8,25 inch), with very mild signs of wear - in nearly very fine condition. * Autograph note signed by Karl `Hans`Buff: "Citat aus `der Freischütz` von Kind - v. Weber: II. Akt: `ich will dir gießen helfen` Z(ur) fr(eundlichen) Er(innerun)g an Ihren ergebensten - Hans Buff-Gießen Gießen, 4 Dezember 1901" The signatures on the occasion of a joint recital by Richard Struss and Karl Buff in Gießen on 4.12.1901, for which Strauss received a fee of 300 marks.
|Profession||Leading German composer of the late Romantic and early modern eras & German tenor and nephew of Goethe's Lotte Buff (`Werther`)|
|Year of birth||1864 & 1862|
|year of death||1949 & 1907|
|Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm)||5 x 7,5 (altogether 8,25 x 11,75)|
|Type of Autograph||letters|
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