Skip to main content
University of Louisville University Libraries

DIGITAL COLLECTIONS

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



You've searched: All Collections

  • Description: comedy
(71 results)



Display: 20

    • Loew's Theatre, Louisville, Kentucky, 1931.

    • City & town life; Motion picture theaters; Cultural facilities; Stores & shops; Automobiles; People; Buildings
    • Address: 625 S. Fourth Street, Louisville, Kentucky. This street scene shows crowds of people lining the sidewalks to get into Loew's and United Artists Theatre. The features are Ronald Coleman in Unholy Garden and a Charlie Chase comedy. Other...
    • N. C. Goodwin March 1898.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men; Costumes; Posing
    • Autographed full-length character portrait of performer and producer Nathaniel Carll (N. C.) Goodwin costumed for the role of Sir Lucius O'Trigger in "The Rivals." He wears a black hat; long jacket; shirt with ruffled collar; short pants; and...
    • N. C. Goodwin.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men
    • Autographed photomechanical print of performer and producer Nathaniel Carll (N. C.) Goodwin wearing a tuxedo jacket and white bow tie. Goodwin was born July 25, 1857 in Boston, Massachusetts, and died January 31, 1919 in New York City. He was...
    • Joe Kane.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men
    • Autographed portrait of performer Joe Kane wearing a suit jacket and tie. He performed at Macauley's Theatre on January 25-26, 1909, in "In Panama," opposite Max Rogers of the Rogers Brothers musical comedy troupe. Inscription on print, upper left:...
    • Eleanor Barry 1902.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women
    • Autographed three-quarter length seated portrait of actress Eleanor Barry wearing her hair in a bun, a pearl necklace, a long gown with sparkly embroidered patterns, and a large floral corsage. The Stuart Robson Company, of which Eleanor Barry was...
    • "Uncle Jerry" in "Checkers".

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men; Costumes
    • Character portrait of an unnamed actor portraying the role of Uncle Jerry in the comedy "Checkers" by Henry M. Blossom, Jr. He is wearing a felt hat, jacket, vest, and bow tie, and has an unusual beard (growing under, rather than on, his chin)....
    • Grace Van Studdiford.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Women; Costumes
    • Character portrait of right profile of actress Grace Van Studdiford, actress and co-producer (with Charles Bradley) of the Grace Van Studdiford Amusement Company, which specialized in comedy and opera. She wears a cape, embroidered bolero jacket,...
    • Mrs. Fiske. Mary of Magdala.

    • Portraits; Actresses; Women; Costumes; Posing
    • Color lithograph of American actress and director Minnie Maddern Fiske in the role of Mary of Magdala. She wears regal robes of gold with a crown, and sits on a throne holding a scepter. The background of the drawing is of blue tile with various...
    • Alice N. Pickett.

    • Bookplates; Labels
    • Decorative panel featuring a young man in profile wearing a helmet with wings, a horn, the drama masks for comedy (Thalia) and tragedy (Melpomene), two snakes wrapped around a staff with wings (caduceus), and a scroll with Greek text. At the base...
    • Arts Club Louisville.

    • Bookplates; Armorial bookplates; Labels
    • Decorative shield featuring a pegasus, a palette with paint brushes, the drama masks for comedy (Thalia) and tragedy (Melpomene), and a pan flute or panpipe. Black ink with orange highlights. A scroll near the top of the shield has the text "The...
    • Garrison Sherwood.

    • Bookplates; Labels
    • Figure in a robe with a harlequin design playing a stringed instrument similar to a lute [possibly a troubadour]. In the background is a castle. Above the castle is the phrase "Ex Libris." The musician and castle are framed by a peaked window....
    • Josie Sadler, circa 1905.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women; Costumes; Posing
    • Full-length character portrait of actress Josie Sadler in costume of long dress (hitched up on the right) with apron and scullery hat. She performed at Macauley's Theatre in "The City Directory" (with the Russell Comedy Co.) in November 1889; "The...
    • Trixie Friganza, circa 1903.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women; Costumes; Posing; Umbrellas
    • Full-length character portrait of actress Trixie Friganza standing on a terrace wearing a long white dress and straw hat and holding a parasol. The portrait was allegedly touched up to make her appear slimmer. Trixie Friganza was born Delia...

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK
Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK