Opera - film - classical music ballet - Historical figures
Interesting collection of 35 photo postcards, each one signed by an artist, a fantastic set of autographs illustrating the singing scene in England during the period 1900-1920.
Set includes mostly English singers, but there are a few from other nationalities as well as some pianists and a conductor, a couple of repeats, all performing in England in the mentioned period.
Names include: English contralto Lily Crawford, English baritone and teacher Albert Archdeacon, English tenor Denis Byndon-Ayres, English soprano Lilly Wormald, English soprano Olive Sturgess, English contralto and composer Marie Mely (Comtessa Vanden Meuvel) (2 signed photos), English tenor John Booth, English bass Charles Knowles, English soprano Gladys Roberts, English bass Francis Harford, English contralto Gertrude Lonsdale (3 signed photos), South African soprano Ada Forrest, Italian mezzo-soprano Emilia Conti, English soprano Emily Squire, English bass Robert Chignell, American contralto Alice Lakin, English baritone Jamieson Dodds, English contralto Mary Elisabeth Grainger-Kerr, English pianist, arranger and concert organizer Lily Foxon, English song composer Lucie Johnstone (2 signed photos, each one also signed on the back), musical director, conductor and pianist Joseph Sainton, English violinist Harry Idle, English pianist Francis Braun, English pianist Una Truman, German-born soprano Eva Catharina Lissmann, English baritone Herbert Brown, American pianist Eleanor Spencer (2 signed photos), American bass Robert Maitland and English tenor Gwynne Davies.
Most photo postcards were made in German, 3.4 x 5.4 inches, some have silvering around edges, all are in very good condition.
Sold as a lot only - Not sold separately.
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