|Cabinet of William Cullen Bryant by Sarony|
Excellent three-quarter profile of the famous poet, lawyer and abolitionist. With Sarony and his address, Library of Congress approval and facsimile signature of Bryant mount recto. William Cullen Bryant (1794 - 1878) was a young lawyer when his poem...
|Cornet Player Cabinet Card|
Image of a musician holding his cornet horn in hand.
|German Band Silver Photograph|
Excellent image of a group of German musicians, nearly all holding some type of wind instrument. Measures 4-3/4 x 6-1/2 on a larger cream colored mount.
|Superior Cabinet Card: Singers and Violinists|
For the serious musical enthusiast... Outstanding horizontal cabinet card of a large group of musicians - eight men and five women. Two of the men hold their violins and bows; the remaining are singers. Circa 1890 image.
|The Piano Player - Silver Photograph|
Circa 1922 silver photograph of a pianist posing looking over his piano, concentrating on the sheet music. Well-composed and toned image with a halo affect measuring 8 x 10. Excellent addition to any piano or music collection!
|Span Am Silver Photograph|
Image of a Spanish American War military bandsman. Full-length image measuring 4 x 5-1/2 on a larger light gray mount with cream trim.
|Marie Tempest Cabinet Card by Sarony|
Titled in the mount 'Marie tempest in the 'Fencing Master' with Sarony's photographic logo. Dame Marie Tempest (1864-1942), whose real name was Mary Susan Etherington, trained as a singer and then began performing in musical comedy. After her succes...
|MWA Picnic Silver Photograph|
Silver photograph circa June, 1900 of the MWA Picnic featuring well dressed ladies, musicians and other picnic-goers. Identified in the negative; 6 x 8 on a trimmed gray mount. Photo by Brintnall of Elroy, Wisconsin.
|Scottish Band Silver Photograph|
9-1/2 x 7-1/2 image of large group of men wearing kilts and in full Scottish dress with their instruments. On a trimmed brown mount; circa 1915.
|Spectacular Ambrotype of a Violinist|
For the sophisticated musical image collector: Excellent sixth plate ambro of a man holding his prized instrument. He proudly displays his violin along with the bow. This crisp, clear and lightly tinted rare image is contained in a full leath...
|St. Louis Wedding Cabinet Cards|
Two images of happily married couples. Each bride wears a wedding gown and stands by her husband, who sits. By Hammer and Gemelli, both of St. Louis.
|Man with Violin and Seated Wife Cabinet Card|
He plays the violin while she sits elegantly with sheet music in her lap.
|German Locket with Photos of Husband and Wife|
German locket measuring 1-1/8 in diameter. With an emblem on the front with the German phrase 'Freiheit Gleichheit Bruederlichkeit'. With script engraving on the reverse. With two images inside, most likely man and wife.
|Fisk University Music School by Carl Van Vechten|
Rare portrait of the Music School, Fisk University, Nashville, TN, May 14, 1957 by Carl Van Vechten, January 12, 1949, studio and blindstamp, 10' x 7'. Light stain at top.
Carl Van Vechten (June 17, 1880 - December 21, 1964) was an Americ...
|Joan Collins Silver Photographs|
Two silver images measuring 8 x 10 feature Joan Collins. one shows the actress with June Allyson and Leslie Nielson.
Joan Collins played conniving glamourpuss Alexis Carrington Colby on the TV soap opera Dynasty (1981-89). Collins began in...
|Trombonist Cabinet Card|
Nice cabinet card of young musician holding his trombone.
|Alice Atherton by Scholl Cabinet Card|
Excellent actress cabinet card by Scholl of Philadelphia. Alice Atherton (1854-1899) who seems to have been born in London, was one of the original members of the Lydia Thompson's Company, working with them from 1870 until 1877. After her years with ...
|Man with Violin|
Ninth plate tintype of a man holding his violin. In a half leather case.
|Cabinet Card of Actress May Steel|
Excllent cabinet card of May Steel by Hastings of Boston, Massachusetts. Identified in period hand mount recto with reference to Rice's Corsair.
'In 1887 Edward E. Rice a musical tenuously based an Byron's poem The Corsair. Adhering to th...
Possibly bandsman or similar: four men wearing uniforms the "WIS" emblem on their caps and uniforms. Two stand, two sit. By Perdieu Studio of Milwaukee. Measures 7-1/4" x 9-1/2" mount.
|Jessie Bartlett Davis by Newsboy Cabinet Card|
Cabinet card of opera star Jessie Bartlett Davis. Identified in the negative and numbered 30. With Newsboy's photographic logo mount recto.
Jessie Bartlett Davis (1861-1905) was a contralto and operetta star. Born in Illinois, the daughter ...
|Set of Two Plates by Knowles|
Each numbered with a descriptive story on the back.
The first plate is: 1985 Biblical Mothers Plate - The Pharaoh's Daughter and Moses ~ Mint condition plate measuring approximately 10.25' in diameter made by the Edwin M. Knowles company ...
|Sunday School Orchestra|
Second Congressional Sunday School Orchestral Association. Group shot of the entire band. 9-5/8" x 7-5/8" silver print on a larger brown mount.
|Albumen of a Small Band|
Photographer unknown; members of a band with a guitar, mandoline, violin and holding sheet music. Circa 1890. 6-1/2" x 5-3/8" on a larger mount with some staining and one crack in mount.
|Horn players and Soloist|
Horizontal Cabinet card of a group of 5 musicians. One man holds a songbook and the other four hold their horned instruments. Three are female and all are wearing uniforms. A bit light.
|Trombonist Cabinet Card|
Photograph of a musician holding his trombone and wearing his bandsman outfit.
|Bandsman with Trumpet|
Cabinet card of a bandsman in full uniform holding his trumpet. Circa 1890.
CDV-sized tintype of a man wearing what could be a unique bandsman uniform. He rests his hand on the shoulder of a sitting friend. Possibly military?
|Sixth Plate Tins - Husband and Wife|
Two images - one of a man and another of a woman holding a book. Great pair of uncased images that have been kept together as a wedding couple.
|Clarinetist Oversize Cabinet Card|
Image of a young bandsman holding his clarinet. Oblong cabinet card with the mount measuring 8-1/4 x 4 with gilt edging. Great study of a young man and his instrument.
Man with a trumpet in a bandsman uniform. Slightly larger than CDV contained in a paper sleeve-style mat. Minor bends to this musical instrument tin.
|Cornet Player Cabinet Card|
A man in full bandsman uniform. His bandsman kepi sits on a chair beside him as he holds his instrument in his hands. Over his jacket is a sash.
|Lady of Burlesque with String Instrument|
Newsboy image a burlesque queen standing with a stringed musical instrument. Identified mount recto as Viola Clifton along with Newsboy's photograph logo and numbered 73 in the negative. Chipped on each corner.
|Fraternal Order of Eagles Silver Photograph|
Silver image measuring 5 x 6-3/4; circa 1930 of a group of fraternal members standing in formation of the Lacrosse, Wisconsin chapter (Eagle's Aerie 1254). On February 6th, 1898 the Fraternal Order of Eagles was founded by six theater owners sitting ...
|Actress Elizabeth Davis Cabinet Card|
Lizzie Davis was a variety performer. She took the New York stage at the National Music Hall in December, 1861. With Conley of Boston photographic logo mount recto.
|German Actor H. Kadelburg Cabinet Card|
Cabinet card of the actor. Identified mount recto. Kadelburg was born Jan. 26, 1851. He made his first appearance at Leipsic in 1869, and two years later played at the Wallner Theater, Berlin. He was very successful in comedy parts, but abandoned the...
|Billy De Wolfe Autographed Silver Photograph|
8 x 10 image of the comic actor. Billy DeWolfe entered vaudeville as a musical comedy performer in his teens. He gained fame in several nightclub and Broadway revues of the late 1930s and early 1940s, in which he generally portrayed an over emphatic ...
Country Parade Float Photograph|
5 x 7 silver photograph on a larger black mount of a group of men and women atop a horse driven wagon. Several hold musical instruments as though they were part of a parade, possibly a float.
Cornet Player CDV|
Image of a bandsman in full uniform holding his cornet. The emblem on his bandsman cap is stamped 'RCB'. Bloomington, Illinois photographic backstamp.
|Autographed Lynn Redgrave Silver Photograph|
8 x 10 silver photograph of the English actress signed by her. Born: March 8, 1943 in London, England, UK. Specializing in comedic roles, Lynn Redgrave has made significant contributions to her illustrious family's five-generation-long reputation f...
|Bill Butterfield Autographed Photograph|
Nice image by New York entertainment photographer James Kriegsmann, which his photographic logo in the negative. Signed by Butterfield. A versatile pre-bop trumpeter with a beautiful tone, Billy Butterfield could play pretty ballads and heated Dixie...
|Bandsman with a Baritone Horn Cabinet Card|
Cabinet card or a young man in his full bandsman uniform holding his large baritone horn. 'DB' is on the emblem atop his Kepi. Gold-toned edging on card.
|Albumen Photograph of a Band|
Albumen image measuring 6-1/4 x 8-1/2 on a larger light brown mount of a group of musicians in full uniform all with their instruments. Dixon, Illinois photographer. Circa 1880.
|Girls Orchestra Silver Photograph|
Excellent horizontal silver image of a group of young ladies, all part of a band, featuring a variety of instruments. The leader or conductor possibly is a man of the collar. Possibly a parochial school band. Printed on high quality photographic pape...
|Autographed Gregory Abbott Silver Photograph|
8 x 10 silver photograph signed by thee musician. Gregory Abbott (April, 1954 in New York) is an American soul-musician (keys and drums), singer, composer and producer. Abbott's parents came from Venezuela and Antigua. His mother gave him a first mu...
|Violinist Silver Photograph|
Slightly smaller than 4 x 2-1/2 on a cream colored mount. Features a young man in a suit and tie holding his violin and bow.
|Young Boy with a Trumpet Cabinet Card|
Excellent image of a young child musician holding a trumpet in hand. In the other he holds his hat.
|Susie's Kitchen Band Silver Photograph|
8 x 10 image of an all female band. They pose with their instruments and range from toddler to adult. Most of the instruments appear to be made from various kitchen implements.
|Orchestra Silver Photograph|
Image of a group of band member, each holding their instrument. They pose outside a building, possibly a farmhouse. The drum has printed on it 'Wheeler Orchestra'. Measures 5 x 7 on a larger black mount, circa 1905.
|Clarinetist Cabinet Card|
Image of a young musician holding his clarinet. Some damage to mount; circa 1885.