May 05, 2016 - Sale 2413

Sale 2413 - Lot 255

Price Realized: $ 7,020
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 5,000 - $ 7,500
A COMPLETE TANGO SOUSA, JOHN PHILIP. Autograph Musical Manuscript dated and Signed, twice (in full and "J.P.S."), complete working draft of "The Gliding Girl," 92 bars written in 13 two-stave systems, with holograph title and 15 bars of penciled additions. Signed at upper right of first page, and lower right of second page. 2 pages, 9 1/2x12 inches, written on rectos only of two sheets; short closed tears in upper and lower edges of first page (one touching title), faint scattered soiling, diagonal crease to both leaves. Magnolia, MA, 12 August 1912