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|Named Person:||Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Daines Barrington; Thomas Cook; Vincent Novello; Neville Rogers; Gigliucci family.|
|Material Type:||Artwork reproduction|
|Document Type:||Visual material, Archival Material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Thomas Cook; Denis William Keyes
|Notes:||Size when framed: 24 x 20 cm.
Handwritten on front: "*Wolfgang Amadeus. See Daines Barrington's papers. This rare print was formerly in the possession of M. Windsor, Musical Professor of Bath, by whom it was presented to me, July 7, ????. V.N."
Handwritten on back of frame: "This engraving was once owned by Vincent Novello from whom it passed to the Gigliucci family, his descendents in Florence. On July 1, 1968, the occasion of the Commemoration of V. Novello in Westminster Abbey by a Schnetzler organ, gift of the British Italian Society, it was given to Neville Rogers by Bona & Donatello Gigliucci."
Handwritten on back of frame: "'Whether the glorious power you now show forth was folded up within you at your birth or whether mortal taught or God inspried the power of unpremeditated song ...' Shelley's translation of the lines from Homer's Hymn to Mercury inscribed below this portrait of Mozart."
|Description:||1 art reproduction : engraving, b&w ; 22 x 18 cm.|