Lot 738: Eminent and prolific Russian composer (1891–1953) best known for his colorful, rhythmically vigorous works, including symphonies, operas, and much music for keyboard and chamber ensembles. Rare glossy 4 x 6.5 photo of Prokofiev's family, unsigned but identified in Russian in his own hand in fountain pen, "This is my wife and my son. To Lidusa 1927," with his wife adding, "Yes, that's me and Svyatoslav," and signing with her initials, "L. P." In very good condition, with light creases and a few tiny surface chips.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 453
Sunday, 17th May 2015
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