Lot 407Circa 1791 Fine Large Pictorial Ticket for a...

Auction Date: 6/07/2017 at 10:30 am

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Circa 1791 Fine Large Pictorial Ticket for a ‘Special Handel Concert’ performed in Westminster Abbey an attractive illustration of Handel writing music with angel placing laurel wreath on his head and child above with legend ‘HANDEL’. Also at top ‘FROM HEAVENLY HARMONY THIS UNIVERSAL FAME BEGAN’ very finely engraved ticket especially printed for this concert, size being 17.5 x 22cm approx. which is much larger than usual for tickets at that period, clean example

Guide Price: £75.00 - £100.00

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