Italian mezzo-soprano (1826-1915), unsigned portrait mounted on cardboard. She created the role of Maddalena in Rigoletto at the World Premiere in 1851. Size is 4.75 x 7 inches, in very good condition.
Paur, Emil - Kreisler, Fritz - Burmeister, Richard, etc - Dinner in Honor of Paur by the Lotos Club, 1901
Large size menu for a dinner by the Lotos Club in honor of Austrian conductor Emil Paur (1855-1932). Signed by Paur, as well as by many other attendees, including violinist Fritz Kreisler, baritone David Bisham, pianist and composer Paolo Gallico, organist Clarence Eddy. Size is 11.25 x 14 inches, 4 pages including covers, several cracks on front cover repaired with tape. Page with signatures is in better condition, with minor cracks and sign of wear, will frame beautifully.
American singer and actress, best known for playing the voice of Prince Aurora in the 1959 movie The Sleeping Beauty (Disney). She also sung as a professional opera singer. Signed photo, 8 x 10 inches, inscribed, shown young
Austrian conductor (1893-1954), particularly associated to the music of Richard Strauss. Signature matted with photo, sizes are: 8 x 11.75 inches (total mat size), signature is 4 x 2 inches (viewable window size), photo (not signed, signature is part of photo) is 3.25 x 5 inches, in excellent condition
Card 415, Emma Abbott, from the Actors and Actresses series (N45, Type 1) for Virginia Brights Cigarettes Issued by Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia) Date: ca. 1888 Medium: Albumen photograph