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    • William Faversham, 1905.

    • William Faversham, 1905.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men

    • Three-quarter length portrait of British actor William Faversham with hands in pants pockets, wearing a three-piece wool suit with bow tie and pocket watch fob. Faversham was born February 12, 1868, in London, England, and died April 7, 1940. He...
    • Ada Blair.

    • Ada Blair.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women; Costumes; Posing

    • Character portrait of actress Ada Blair wearing long dress and velvet cloak, with a crown atop her long curly hair. A drawing of a man with a mustache appears on the bottom of the mount. Autograph on mount, lower center: Ada Blair. Location of...
    • Emma Calvé, circa 1894.

    • Emma Calvé, circa 1894.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Opera singers; Women

    • Photogravure portrait of French operatic soprano Emma Calvé, wearing a fascinator on her head and a dress with fringe, and posing with hands on hips. Born Rosa Noémi Emma Calvet de Roquer in Decazeville, France on August 15, 1858, Calvé died...
    • Wilton Lackaye.

    • Wilton Lackaye.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men

    • Portrait of Wilton Lackaye wearing a mustache and pin-striped suit jacket and tie with stickpin. Actor, writer, and lyricist Wilton Lackaye was born in Loudon County, Virginia, on September 30, 1862, and died in New York City on August 21, 1932. He...
    • Man in uniform.

    • Man in uniform.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Men; Costumes; Posing; Military uniforms

    • Full-length character portrait of unidentified man with beard and mustache, standing with a cane in front of set backdrop wearing uniform consisting of velvet jacket, sash with cummerbund, and thigh-high boots. Location of photo studio: New York...
    • Louis James, circa 1908.

    • Louis James, circa 1908.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men

    • Portrait of actor Louis James wearing a three-piece suit and tie. Born in Illinois in 1842, James made twelve appearances at Macauley's Theatre between 1879 and 1908, performing mostly Shakespearean plays. His only visit in 1908 was several weeks...
    • Lillian Russell.

    • Lillian Russell.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Women; Costumes; Turbans; Shawls

    • Character portrait of actress Lillian Russell wearing a turban with matching shawl over a dress with vertically-striped bodice. Born Helen Louise Leonard in Clinton, Iowa ca. 1861, she took the stage name Lillian Russell, and starred in eight...
    • Edward S. Willard, circa 1901.

    • Edward S. Willard, circa 1901.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men; Costumes; Posing

    • Character portrait of actor/producer E. S. (Edward Smith) Willard seated at a desk on a stage set surrounded by props, wearing a three-piece suit with ascot and spats. He appeared at Macauley's Theatre eleven times between 1898 and 1902, including...
    • R. B. Mantell.

    • R. B. Mantell.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men

    • Portrait of right profile of performer and producer Robert B. Mantell wearing a thick mustache. Born in Scotland on February 7, 1854, Mantell starred in nine productions at Macauley's Theatre between February 1885 and February 1924. He died in...
    • Pauline Hall.

    • Pauline Hall.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women; Costumes; Posing; Cross dressing

    • Full-length character portrait of performer Pauline Hall on a stone terrace in front of a backdrop of trees and hills, wearing a hat, tunic, leggings, and boots, and holding a sword. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, on February 26, 1860, Hall starred in...
    • Alexander Salvini.

    • Alexander Salvini.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men; Costumes

    • Character portrait of Alexander (Alessandro) Salvini, a famous Italian actor best known for light opera performances. He has curly hair, an intense expression, and wears a toga. The son of Tommaso Salvini, Salvini was born in 1861 and appeared at...
    • Sir Walter Scott.

    • Sir Walter Scott.

    • Portraits; Authors; Men

    • Heavily retouched photogravure of writer Sir Walter Scott, who was born August 15, 1771 in Edinburgh, Scotland and died September 21, 1832 in England. Location of photo studio: New York (N.Y.). Title supplied by cataloger.
    • Mary Mannering, circa 1902.

    • Mary Mannering, circa 1902.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women

    • Portrait of Mary Mannering, who starred in "Janice Meredith" at Macauley's Theatre in February 1902, wearing a hat with large ostrich plumes. Mary Mannering also starred at Macauley's Theatre in productions of "The Stubbornness of...
    • Frederick Warde, 1904.

    • Frederick Warde, 1904.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men

    • Three-quarter length portrait of actor Frederick Warde seated in a wooden chair with hand on cheek. He is wearing a three-piece suit with watch fob. Warde appeared in eight productions at Macauley's Theatre between 1881 and 1904, including...
    • Edwin Booth.

    • Edwin Booth.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men; Costumes; Posing

    • Full-length character portrait of Edwin Booth, wearing long-hair, a mustache and goatee, and costume (including sword), and standing in front of a backdrop with a tree and columns. He is probably playing the role of Iago in Shakespeare's...
    • Man with hands behind his back.

    • Man with hands behind his back.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Men

    • Three-quarter length portrait of an unidentified middle-aged man standing, in three-quarter profile, with his hands behind his back, wearing a dark three-piece suit, a cravat with pin, and eyeglasses dangling from a chain on his vest. Annotations...
    • Anna Boyd.

    • Anna Boyd.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women; Costumes; Posing; Cross dressing

    • Full-length character portrait of actress Anna Boyd in costume for a role as a man. She wears a top hat, long, double-breasted suit jacket with carnation corsage, tie, trousers, and leather gloves, and holds eyeglasses in her right hand. Anna Boyd...
    • Augustus Cook as Napoleon Bonaparte, 1896.

    • Augustus Cook as Napoleon Bonaparte, 1896.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men; Costumes; Posing

    • Full-length character portrait of actor Augustus Cook seated in a throne-like chair, with his feet on a cushion. He is wearing an early nineteenth century military uniform and a hairstyle very similar to that of Napoleon Bonaparte. He is likely in...
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