Concordance of Images
Copies of the images from Music, Theater, Dance: An Illustrated Guide may be ordered from the Library of Congress Photoduplication Service (see Price List for Photographic Products). The images are listed below in the order in which they appear in the guide.
Special Collections of the Music CollectionLudwig van Beethoven. Sonata für Hammerklavier ... [Sonata in E-major, Op. 109].
Portrait bust of Anton von Webern by Joseph Humplik, with a group of Webern autographs, letters and documents bequeathed to the Library by Hans Moldenhauer and Mrs. Coolidge.
Foundations for MusicElizabeth Sprague Coolidge.
Gertrude Clarke Whittall. Painted minature by Laura Hills.
Public Events and PublicationsThe Julliard String Quartet, Quartet in Residence at the Library of Congress, with the Library's Stradivarius stringed instruments on the stage of the Coolidge Auditorium.
The Music of AmericansGeorge M. Cohan, William Jerome, and Jean Schwartz. Take Your Girl to the Ball Game.
The National Negro Opera Company performing Robert Nathaniel Dett's The Ordering of Moses at Griffith Stadium, Washington, D.C., on July 28, 1950.
The TheaterFrank Wedekind. Stock lithograph poster for the Ibsen Theater, Vienna, early June 1898, with autograph manuscript of the first draft to the prologue to the drama Erdgeist on verso.
Water color and ink costume design by Lucinda Ballard for the 1946 revival of Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein II's Show Boat.
Ladies of the Opera. From the lower left-hand corner, clockwise: Amelita Galli-Curci, Rise Stevens, Lily Pons, Rosa Ponselle, Inge Borkh. In the center: Frances Alda.
Invitation to the DanceLéon Bakst. Costume design for the ballet Sleeping Princess.
Gwen Verdon. In 1956, Miss Verdon won the Tony Award for "Best Actress in a Musical" for her portrayal of Lola in Damn Yankees.
Isadora Duncan. This photograph is from a series of studies made by Arnold Genthe during 1915-1918, while Duncan was on tour in the United States.
The Collections of Musical InstrumentsViola d'Amore, mid eighteenth century; and Viola da Gamba, early eighteenth century.
Curator of Musical Instruments, Robert Sheldon, with one of seventeen early nineteenth-century crystal flutes by Claude Laurent, Paris, in the Dayton C. Miller Collection.
Professor Dayton C. Miller in his home studio, Cleveland, Ohio, ca. 1935, with examples from his wind instrument collection given to the Music Division in 1941.
Service to the Public and to the CollectionsMary Wooten in the Library's Conservation Office treating the autograph manuscript of Arnold Schoenberg's Pierrot Lunaire and a page from the manuscript showing a hinged paste-over which has been removed in conservation and replaced so that its original location and the underlying material can be examined.
Joel Sorenson and Linda Fairtile arranging collections in the Acquisitions and Processing Section of the Music Division.
List of Special CollectionsArnold Schoenberg, 1936.
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