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A group of five pieces by prominent twentieth-century musicians, includes: IRVING BERLIN, typed D.S. 1p. 4to., New York, Apr. 17, 1961, an agreement with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer for his song "Shaking the Blues Away", signed at bottom. Along with PIERRE MONTEUX, I.S.P. 10" x 8" b/w, shows Monteux at work on a manuscript on his desk, boldly inscribed in blue fountain ink at bottom. Condition fair. With LUCIANO PAVAROTTI, S.P. 8" x 10" color, a smiling head shot boldly signed at bottom, LUCINE AMARA, beautiful oversize S.P. 10" x 13" sepia, an early head and shoulders pose, boldly signed and in very good condition. Finally JOHN RAITT, signature on the cover of a program for "Carousal" by Rodgers and Hammerstein. Five pieces.

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March 30, 2011 11:00 AM EDT

Stamford, CT, US

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