Beethoven, Ludwig van. (1770–1827)
Grand Trio pour deux violons et viole
Vienne: Artaria et Comp. . First edition.
Titelauflage of the first edition of this arr. for 2 violins and viola, with price indication "1f. 18 x C.M." Violin I and II: 6 p. each ; viola: , 6 p. Engraved throughout. [PN] 1803 (Title page and viola part), 1803-4 (Violin parts). Original self-printed wrappers, stamped "650" at head, in very good condition throughout.
The Trio op. 87 was originally composed for 2 oboes and English horn in 1794, though both the original and arranged versions were not published until 1806.