Nov 07, 2017 - Sale 2461

Sale 2461 - Lot 212

Price Realized: $ 6,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 2,000
"OR WOULD YOU RATHER BE A MULE?" VAN HEUSEN, JIMMY. Autograph Musical Manuscript Signed, twice, working draft for the vocal score of "Swinging on a Star," in pencil, with holograph title and lyrics. Signed beside title on first page and after last bar. Additionally signed by lyricist Johnny Burke after last bar. 2 pages, 4to, 10 printed staves on recto with blank verso; minor creasing at lower left of first page; custom calf folder with gilt title. Np, circa 1944

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From the Jimmy Van Heusen Collection.