English composer (1857-1934). Autograph musical quotation signed ("Edward Elgar"). N. p. 05.09.1901. 160 x 200 mm. Mounted with a reproduction photographic portrait, framed and glazed with old typed caption label to verso.
$ 3,702 / 3.500 €
Four bars from "The Dream of Gerontius", a work for voices and orchestra in two parts, on a hand-drawn stave in brown ink with bold signature and date underneath. "The Dream of Gerontius" was first performed in Birmingham in 1900. - Some light spotting, dust-soiling and creasing to paper.