William Sharp
Austrian-American (1900-1961)
Freemen’s Quickstep [A Songbook], 1840
9×11 IN.

Carey IV-1. Signed in stone lower left: "Sketched on the spot , by W. Sharp"; titled lower center: "Freeman's Quick Step."; inscribed lower center "As performed on the 'Glorious 10th of September' Composed and dedicated to the/ Delegates/ to the / Bunker-Hill Whig Convention of 1840./ by George Hews./ Boston"; inscribed lower right: "Printed by Sharp Michelin & co.". Printed on sheet music. A fine impression in fine condition, aside from matburn, and slight foxing top right. Sheet measures 9 3/4 x 12 1/4 inches.
Published by Parker & Ditson 135 Washington St.

$ 300