Loewe, Frederick. (1901–1988)
"May I Suggest Romance?" from "Great Lady" – Signed Sheet Music
New York: Chappell and Co. . 1938.
Printed copy of the song "May I Suggest Romance?" from the musical Great Lady (lyrics by Earle Crooker), signed by the great German-born Broadway composer. Quarto. 12 x 9 inches (30.5 x 22.6 cm). 5 pp. Small bend to top right corner but else in fine condition.
Great Lady was Loewe's second musical. It opened on Broadway on December 1, 1938 and closed on December 17 the same year. Only after forming his artistic partnership with Alan Jay Lerner in 1942, Loewe achieved lasting success.