OVERTURE FUR DAS PIANO FORTE AUS DER OPER: FIGARO. W. A. Mozart.
OVERTURE FUR DAS PIANO FORTE AUS DER OPER: FIGARO.
OVERTURE FUR DAS PIANO FORTE AUS DER OPER: FIGARO.
OVERTURE FUR DAS PIANO FORTE AUS DER OPER: FIGARO.
OVERTURE FUR DAS PIANO FORTE AUS DER OPER: FIGARO.
OVERTURE FUR DAS PIANO FORTE AUS DER OPER: FIGARO.

OVERTURE FUR DAS PIANO FORTE AUS DER OPER: FIGARO.

Vienna: Lithographic Institute, c. 1797.

First separate edition of this overture. Plate mark 12. Oblong quarto. 7p. Bound in thick marbled paper. Printing of title rather light, music bright and clear, some splitting to cover spine. Item #22504

Very early example of music printing in lithography.
"The earliest surviving lithographed book that I know of is the important catalogue of Mozart's work edited by A. Andre: Thematisches Verzeichniss sammtlicher Kompositionen von W. A. Mozart... c 1805." (Twyman. Early Lithographed Books. L; Private Libraries Association, 1990).

Price: $500.00

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