Title: “La fleur qui va sur l’eau”, two last pages of the manuscript music score with Gabriel Fauré’s autograph signature, 13 septembre 1902

Creator: Fauré, Gabriel, 1845-1924, composer.

Bibliographic Citation: Fauré, Gabriel, 1845-1924, composer. La fleur qui va sur l’eau : op. 85, no. 2 / Gabriel Fauré ; [poésie de] Catulle Mendès.

Notes: Manuscript.

For high voice and piano.

“La fleur qui va sur l’eau, op. 85, no. 2, Catulle Mendès”–title page, centre, purple pencil.

“13 septembre 1902 Gabriel Fauré”–at end of music, black ink.

Added measure tipped in on page 8.

Citations/References: Phillips, Edward R. Gabriel Fauré : a guide to research, page 45.

staff notation

Provenance: Presented to Pauline Donalda by M. Hasselmans, with inscription: “Pour ma chère Pauline Donalda en souvenir M. Hasselmans 17 mai 1927”–upper centre of title page, blue ink.

Provenance: Presented to McGill University Library by Pauline Donalda, with label “Presented to the Library by Madame P. Donalda”–page 2 of cover.

Bound in blue cloth over boards, with binder’s title “Fauré – La fleuve qui va sur l’eau”.

Collection Pauline Donalda

Language: French

Subject: Fauré, Gabriel, — 1845-1924 — Manuscripts.
Mendès, Catulle, — 1841-1909 — Musical settings.
Songs (High voice) with piano.
Music — Manuscripts — Manuscripts.

Publisher: Rare Books and Special Collections, McGill University

is Part Of Exhibition: Writing in Company

Exhibition Theme: Interpretation as Creation

Call Number: MSG 994 Rare Books/Special Collections – Manuscript Collection

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