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    Stars of the New York Metropolitan Opera (600+) vintage glass plate camera negatives by Herman Mishkin and others. (ca. 1906-1932) Vintage (600+) 8 x 10 in. glass plate camera negatives of stars of the early and golden age of American operas at the Metropolitan Opera in New York by Herman Mishkin (official photographer of the MET), Elzin and others. A majority of negatives with photographer's signature in plate. Included are images of Antonio Scotti in L'elisir d'amore, Manon, Regiment, Pagliacci. Giovanni Martinelli in Tosca, Gayeseas, Faust, Carmen, Il Travatore, Pagliacci. Thomas Chalmers in Madama Butterfly, Faust, Carmen. Geraldine Farrar in Carmen. Orville Harrold in Pagliacci, Rigoletto, William Tell. Leon Rothier and Lucretzia Bori in Tales of Hoffman. Leon Rothier in Lakme, Le Hugonot, Faust, Blue beard. Andre Segurla in Manon and La Boheme, a portrait of John McCormack. Clarence Whitehall in Aida, Shanewis. Johannes Sembach in Meister Singer. Goritz in Der Rosencavalier and Lowengren and many more. Also includes images of Lawrence Tibbett, Giuseppi Bonfiglio, Pasquale Amato, Mary Ellis, Mary Lewis, Cavallieri, Johanna Gadske, Olive Fremstad, Sophie Braslau, Karin Branzell, Margaret Matzenauer, Lenora Sparkes, Anna Fitzue, Kathleen Howard, Frieda Hempel, Alma Gluck, Emmy Destin, Marie Rappold, Anna Case, Calvin Marsh, Mario Queena, Giuseppi DeLuca, Mabel Garrison, Pauline Donalda, Louise Homer, Florence Easton, August Werner, Carl Braun, Maria Jeritza and others. Special shipping arrangements will apply.

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    September, 2015
    29th Tuesday
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