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  • [Grabau album]


  • Grabau, Henriette.
  • Library of Congress -- Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation.

Created / Published

  • 1836-1852, monographic.


  • -  Scrapbooks
  • -  Piano music
  • -  Songs without words (Instrumental music)
  • -  Musicians -- Autographs
  • -  Musicians -- Correspondence


  • scrapbook


  • -  Scrapbook compiled by Fräulein Henriette Grabau, later Frau Bünau, containing (on p. [2] of cover) a watercolor of the Gewandhaus in Leipzig by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, with an excerpt from the opera Ali Baba by Luigi Cherubini in Mendelssohn's hand; holograph copies of Mendelssohn's Lieder ohne Worte, op. 85, no. 3, and op. 38, no. 2; autographs of Friedrich Rochlitz, Moritz Hauptmann, Carl Gottlieb Reissiger, Mme de Beriot (Maria Malibran), and Franz Liszt; holograph letters of Mendelssohn, Robert Schumann, and Clara Schumann; and 2 anonymous ms. poems.
  • -  Title from Music Division listing of Whittall Collection materials.
  • -  Newspaper clipping of poem "Der theuren Heimgegangnen, Frau Henriette Bünau, geb. Grabau" by "eine trauernde Freundin," Dec. 2, 1852, Dresden, on p. [3] of cover.
  • -  In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress.
  • (uri)


  • manuscript
  • print


  • 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. ; 31 cm.


  • Performing Arts Reading Room (Madison, LM113)

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2009546915

LC Classification

  • ML30.8b .M46 op. 85, no. 3 1836

Online Format

  • image
  • pdf

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Chicago citation style:

Grabau, Henriette, and Library Of Congress. Grabau Album. to 1852, Monographic, 1836. Manuscript/Mixed Material.

APA citation style:

Grabau, H. & Library Of Congress. (1836) Grabau Album. to 1852, Monographic. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Grabau, Henriette, and Library Of Congress. Grabau Album. to 1852, Monographic, 1836. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.