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Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Cultural Revolution Woodblock Graphics

Cultural Revolution Folder with Woodblock Graphics
Chinese Woodblock Graphics

Peoples Republic of China, Cultural Revolution: Scarcer, complete set of 14 sheets after woodblock-prints, commemorating the 40th anniversary of Hunan Peasant Upraise Reports.

Entitled:“ This is good, indeed“ 这是好得很 (Zhei shi haode hen).

The Set was published in Canton. The cover shows minor wear and a black spot at front, the sheetsarfe all in good condition.

15 x 10 cm. Mao Zedong Text at inner part of the sleeve.

Friday, April 06, 2012

Kerstin Meyer Autograph, Bayreuth 1964

Kerstin Meyer Autograph on Lauterwasser Photo Bayreuth 1964

Kerstin Meyer Autograph

Kerstin Meyer Autograph on a Bayreuth photo print, 1964, after a photo by Siegfried Lauterwasser. The Autograph comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.

Kerstin Margareta Meyer (born 1928) is a mezzo-soprano from Stockholm, Sweden. Meyer made her debut was at the Royal Swedish Opera in 1952 as Azucena in Verdi's Il trovatore. She has remained closely associated with that company, but also performed frequently with the Hamburg State Opera.

In 1960 she made her debut at Covent Garden as Didon in Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz, and later performed Octavian in Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss and Clytemnestra in the same composer's Elektra. Her singing career has also included regular visits to other major opera houses of Europe and the U.S.A. and a number of concert tours to Australia, the Far East, and America.

More Autographs: HERE

Tuesday, April 03, 2012

Professor Dr. Heinrich von Bamberger CdV

Professor Heinrich von Bamberger Carte de Visite

Heinrich von Bamberger CdV

Heinrich von Bamberger (1822 - 1888) was an Austrian pathologist from Prague.

In 1847 he earned his doctorate from the University of Prague, and from 1851 to 1854 was a clinical assistant to Johann von Oppolzer (1808-1871) in Vienna. In 1854 he became professor of therapeutic pathology at the University of Wuerzburg, returning to the University of Vienna in 1872, where he succeeded Oppolzer as professor of special pathology and therapy.

He was father to internist Eugen von Bamberger (1858-1921). Professor Heinrich von Bamberger Carte de Visite. Authentic CdV in fine condition