Eldorado Waltz

Eldorado Waltz

Creator
Thomas Popplewell Royle
Enoch & Sons
Date
Circa 1905
Code
CH/5/6/5/87
Extent
Double-sided single sheet of paper
Level
Item
Repository
MoDA
Scope
Colour lithograph music sheet cover for Eldorado waltz. Composed by Thomas Popplewell Royal. Published by Enoch & Sons. London. Originally published 1889, this version was possibly published circa 1905. The cover shows a gold border arch shape. Inside is a three quarter length of a woman against a blue background. She is wearing an orange dress with flowers pinned to the top of her shoulders and an orange draped tartan skirt. Black sash around her body and flowers on her hair. One hand rests on her hip, whilst the other is raised to her face, holding an orange fan. Lower left side has a floral trail and musical instruments. Lower right has text 'WALTZ / BY / T. POPPLEWELL ROYLE.' Verso has the Eldorado musical score.