Lot 47
  • 47

Joachim, Joseph.

10,000 - 11,000 GBP
10,000 GBP
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  • Corrected manuscript of his "Hamlet" Overture, Op.4, signed twice ("Joseph Joachim")
a scribal manuscript with extensive autograph corrections, revisions, deletions and additions, pages 14, 15, and 28-34 written out wholly by Joachim and inserted in the score, some of these leaves loose, others affixed to the score, some pages with revised versions on stuck-down strips of music paper, autograph title-page ("Hamlet-Ouverture. Den Mitgliedern der Weimarschen Kapelle gewidmet von Joseph Joachim. Op.4"), 102 pages, folio (32 x 26.3cm), 16-stave papers, paper label to upper cover with autograph inscription ("Hamlet. Ouverture von Joseph Joachim"), original nineteenth-century turquoise boards, no place or date [1853], some leaves loose, covers worn