"Essay for strings." At the bottom of p. 1: "To my friend Henry-Louis de la Grange souvenir de Capricorn April 7 1947 Samuel Barber."
For string orchestra.
In pencil; lacking all tempo, dynamic, and expressive indications.
Henry-Louis de La Grange; Robert Owen Lehman.
La Grange, Henry-Louis de, 1924-2017, former owner.
Lehman, Robin, former owner.