[Portrait of Django Reinhardt and Duke Ellington, Aquarium, New York, N.Y., ca. Nov. 1946] (LOC)

Gottlieb, William P., 1917-, photographer.


[Portrait of Django Reinhardt and Duke Ellington, Aquarium, New York, N.Y., ca. Nov. 1946]


1 negative : b&w ; 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.



Gottlieb Collection Assignment No. 038

Reference print available in Music Division, Library of Congress.

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Forms part of: William P. Gottlieb Collection (Library of Congress).



Reinhardt, Django, 1910-1953

Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974

Duke Ellington Orchestra

Jazz musicians--1940-1950.






Format: Portrait photographs--1940-1950.

Cityscape photographs--1940-1950.

Film negatives--1940-1950.


Rights Info: Mr. Gottlieb has dedicated these works to the public domain, but rights of privacy and publicity may apply. lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/html/gottlieb/gottlieb-copyrig...


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

(reference print) Library of Congress, Music Division, Washington D.C. 20540 USA, loc.gov/rr/perform/


Part Of: William P. Gottlieb Collection (DLC) 99-401005


General information about the Gottlieb Collection is available at lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/html/gottlieb/gottlieb-home.html


Persistent URL: hdl.loc.gov/loc.music/gottlieb.07331


Call Number: LC-GLB23- 0733



  • Rudy Malmquist 5y

    Amazing photograph and gifted and talented musicians, both of them!
  • Shaun>d 5y

  • canong2fan 5y

    Two of my all-time favourite musicians!
  • Galway Pete 5y

    What a pair of musicians ,great portrait.
  • dr.zuiko 5y

    wooow brightly shinning !
  • CW Newell 5y

  • Zohn 5y

  • Istvan 5y

    Exceptionally nice.

    Seen on my Flickr home page. (?)
  • Staci Richmond 5y

    A great moment in time....
  • Park 5y

    Yes! Two of my very favourite jazz musicians together
  • Howard33 5y

    Ellington was one of my all-time favorites. He ranks with Tommy Dorsey and Glenn Miller. I was 13 when that picture was made.

    I listened to them on an old scratchy-sounding AM radio. but I can imagine how they sounded live. Today's electronics would have made them unbelieveable.
  • watia lee 5y

    fantastic...and very beautiful anyway
  • Bird07 4y

    Fantástica foto...yo tenía 1 año en aquel entonces..!
  • melad halmi 4y

    thank you
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