3 June 1998
STRAVINSKY, Igor (1882-1924). Autograph musical quotation signed, dedicated and dated, comprising two bars of the oboe solo in the 'Ronde des Princesses' from The Firebird, inscribed 'Pour Monsieur Pierre Bourdillon ... Igor Stravinsky Morges Juillet 1919', brown ink on three hand-drawn staves, one corner cut away with a caricature of the composer laid in, 90 x 140mm (some small discolorations), framed and glazed.
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Please note that the caricature of Stravinsky is by Miguel Covarrubias, identified in D.Jones's catalogue of an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C.
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