Paper Music Rolls and Folded Cardboard Book-music

Folded cardboard book-music “ODE A L’ETRE SUPRÊME”

    Folded cardboard book-music “ODE A L’ETRE SUPRÊME”

    France, Vienne



    Cardboard; perforation, printing

    14.5 х 16 cm, length 7.8 m

    Subscriptions, inscriptions: on the cover: “MANUFACTURE DE LIMONAIRES. MARC FOURNIER Chemin de la Gardiere – Seyssuel 38200 VIENNE FRANCE Tél. 74.53-08-78”,“S.A.R.L. AU Capital 50.FR – SIREN 314942071”, handwritten inscription on the cover and on the flat end: “ODE A L’ETRE SUPRÊME”, “7.80”


    Folded cardboard book-music of gray color, 14.5 cm wide, gate-folded. On the cover: the allegorical image of an organist and his muse, typographical and handwritten inscriptions: producer, contacts, the tune title “ODE A L’ETRE SUPRÊME”. The roll with the coded recording control impact sequence to reproduce a tune. The patriotic anthem of François-Joseph Gossec (Gossé) "ODE A L'ÊTRE SUPRÊME" (Ode to the Creator) was performed in Paris on the Champ de Mars on June 8, 1794. MANUFACTURE DE LIMONAIRES MARC FOURNIER was created by Marc Fournier in 1979 for the production of mechanical musical instruments - large fair organs and exists up to the present day. Christian Fournier has been managing the company since January 01, 2000. The trade mark - LIMONAIRES originated from the surname of the Limonaires brothers, who had been producing them since 1850. The Limonaires’ organs had a good reputation and were in demand until the end of the 1930s. Musical instrument: Organ "Orchestrophone", Инв.604/ММП.