Fi. Musician? (LOC)

Bain News Service,, publisher.

 

Fi. Musician?

 

[between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915]

 

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

 

Notes:

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards.

Photo shows a street musician playing a hurdy-gurdy. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2010)

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

 

Format: Glass negatives.

 

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

 

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

 

General information about the Bain Collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain

 

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.13773

 

Call Number: LC-B2- 2778-14

 

 

  • odette_the_swan 6y

    he's playing a hurdy gurdy.
  • Samm Bennett 5y

    Indeed he is. And that's quite a look in his eye!
  • Ryan (LOC P&P) 5y

    Thanks you two! It's a great photo of the instrument with its beautiful carved peghead. I have no idea what Bain was going for with the "Fi." part of the title, but we could certainly enhance the title, or add a note to the record for this image next time we update it.
  • Aron 5y

    vielle à rue
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