Johannes Brahms - Waltzes, 1889

Johannes Brahms (Hamburg, 1833 - 1897, Vienna)

Waltzes, 1889

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Object details

Accession number

ARC.006235

Creators

  • Johannes Brahms (Hamburg, 1833 - 1897, Vienna) - composer
  • Wilhelm Gericke (Graz, Austria, 1845 - 1925, Vienna) - contributor

Object Case

Musicians Case

Language

English

Provenance

Gift of Austrian conductor and composer Wilhelm Gericke (1845-1925) to Isabella Stewart Gardner in March 1889.

Marks

Inscribed in ink in Wilhelm Gericke's hand (page 1, top right): To Mrs. Gardner in kind / remembrance of the private concert / in March 1889
Inscribed in ink in Wilhelm Gericke's hand (page 1, center): Waltzes / by / Johannes Brahms / Orchestrated by request for a private concert / in Beacon Street 152 / (by Wilhelm Gericke)


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Commentary

Isabella Stewart Gardner kept meticulous records of many of her acquisitions. In keeping with this legacy, object information is continually being reviewed, updated, and enriched in order to give greater access to the collection.

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