Gabrilowitsch, Ossip (1878-1936)
Ensemble with Autograph Musical Quotation Signed"Ossip Gabrilowitsch". June 13, 1897. Attractively matted with an overall size of 12.75" h x 17.5" w; quotation is 8" h x 6.5" w. Very good condition (quote is laid down on heavy stock).
Four-bar musical quotation on music paper. The quote is from Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No.1, with an inscription in German to a friend. Matted with handsome sepia cabinet photograph by Bieber showing Gabrilowitsch leaning on an upright piano (photo is stamped 1897 in lower right-hand corner).
In addition to his distinguished international career as a pianist, the Russian-born Gabrilovich was the conductor of the Detroit Symphony and married Mark Twain's daughter.AMQ-08006$600