Lot 493Opera/music – silk programme 1886 – the Charge...

Auction Date: 2/09/2014 at 01pm



Opera/music – silk programme 1886 – the Charge of the Light Brigade – fine silk programme for the Covent Garden Promenade Concerts on October 25th 1886 – usual enormous programme of varied musical pieces and performances. This was a special grant military night in commemoration of the Charge of the Light Brigade during the Crimean War, with the various pieces chosen to be in keeping with the event. This also included a recitation of Tennyson’s celebrated poem. Printed in blue on a light gold and pink background, very slight dusting to outside of fringe but otherwise fine condition. Approx 50x40cm

Guide Price: £70.00 - £100.00

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