WIDOR Charles-Marie (1844-1937)

Lot 1449
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WIDOR Charles-Marie (1844-1937)
6 L.A.S. "Widor", Paris 1910-1915 and n.d., to Jules and Juliette MASSENET; 8 and a half pages in-8, most with envelope or address. Tuesday evening, to Massenet, "Dear Great! ». Instructions to go up to his gallery at Saint-Sulpice, through a small door adjoining the "chapel of Delacroix", with a drawn plan; allusion to General Massenet whom he met at the inauguration of the organ of the church of Saint-Ouen in Rouen [in 1890]. November 15, 1910. Juliette Massenet's charming letter is "so deliciously good! "September 27, 1915. He is going to give a speech at the Academy of Fine Arts on MASSENET: "I would like biographical details and especially to speak about him intimately, his artistic life having been told many times and being known to all"... 29 September. He will come to interview him on Friday about his father, "of whom I would like to make a very faithful portrait, very sympathetic, very affectionately drawn, and no one better than you can guide me! "... October 13. "Waltner must engrave at the head of my speech the portrait of your illustrious father. Do you have some photographs to entrust to him for a few days? "...June 4th. "I accept with great gratitude the kind invitation for the 15th! "... One joins 2 L.A.S. of Charles WALTNER (1846-1925), 1915, relating to the engraved portrait of Massenet (envelopes).
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