Autograph brief letter signed, one page, 4 x 5 inch, personal blind-embossed stationery, (circa 1850), in French, to his director of the conservatoire - Adolphe Adam recommends `a beautiful golden-haired` for admission to the conservatory, written and signed in black ink "Ad. Adam", attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with a portrait picture of Adolphe Adam (altogether 8,25 x 11,75 inch), with two small stains - in fine to very fine condition. In parts: "Mon cher Directeur permettez moi, dans vos intérêt future, de vous recommande une belle aux cheveux d`ôr..." Translated: "My dear Director allow me, in your future interest, to recommend a beautiful golden haired..."
|Profession||French composer and music critic - best known today for his ballets Giselle (1841) and Le corsaire (1856), his operas Le postillon de Lonjumeau (1836), Le toréador (1849) and Si j`étais roi (1852) and his Christmas carol Minuit, chrétiens! (1844), later s|
|Year of birth||1803|
|year of death||1856|
|Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm)||4 x 5 (altogether 8,25 x 11,75)|
|Condition||fine to very fine|
|Type of Autograph||letters|