Autograph letter signed, one page, 4,5 x 7 inch, (London), 24.02.1864, in Italian, to singer Marchesi - concerning the score of the scene, written and signed in dark ink "Giulio Benedict", with two horizontal letter folds and very mild signs of wear - in fine to very fine condition. Accompanied by the original envelope. In parts: "Pregiatissimo Signore Le mando lo spartito della Scena - Il Coro non e indispensabile - Ho messo le parole italiane che Lei potra cambiare come le piace. Non avendo che questa copia la prego di ritornamela subito - Nel caso poi che non le convenisse la scena le sarei obbligato di farmelo sapere ..." Translated: "Most precious Lord I send you the score of the Scene - The Chorus is not essential - I put the Italian words that you can change as you like. Not having a copy of this, I beg you to return it to me immediately - If it does not suit you, you would have to let me know..."
|Profession||German-born composer and conductor, resident in England for most of his career|
|Year of birth||1804|
|year of death||1885|
|Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm)||4,5 x 7|
|Condition||fine to very fine|
|Type of Autograph||letters|