Important Italian composer (1792-1868) who became one of the seminal figures in the history of opera with such repertoire staples as The Barber of Seville and William Tell. Partly-printed DS in Italian, signed “Gioachino Rossini,” one page, 10.5 x 4, February 28, 1850. Financial document by which Rossini and two others order the payment of 1000 Ducat. Endorsed by several other parties on the reverse. In fine condition.