“A Blushing Rose” Sheet Music

Description (Brief)
This sheet music for the song “A Blushing Rose” was written as a poem by Heine and composed by F. Gagel. The music was originally published by Witmark and Sons of New York, New York in 1892, but this sheet was a supplement to the New York Herald on April 12, 1903. The cover features a full length image of a rose, with an inset image in the center of a pond covered by lily pads.
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
date made
M. Witmark & Sons
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 14 in x 10 1/8 in; 35.56 cm x 25.7175 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Music & Musical Instruments
Sheet Music
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Sheet Music
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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