Lot 753: Distinguished British composer (1902–1983) best known for such works as Façade, a theatrical collaboration with Edith Sitwell, and the oratorio Belshazzar's Feast. Autograph musical manuscript by Walton, one musically lined page, 8.5 x 7.25, no date, signed at the conclusion in fountain pen, "William Walton." Walton pens five bars of music for six different instruments, titling it at the top, "from Concerto for Violincello & Orchestra (1957)." In fine condition, with trimmed edges.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 453
Sunday, 17th May 2015
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