De Luca, Giuseppe. (1876-1950)

Mishkin Photograph in Barber of Seville

Original Mishkin photograph of the supreme Italian baritone around the time of his first appearance at the Metropolitan Opera on 25 November 1915, as Figaro in The Barber of Seville with Frieda Hempel as Rosina and Giacomo Damacco as Count Almaviva, with Gaetano Bavagnoli conducting.  8 x 10 inches. The image from 1915, this print possibly printed somewhat later, though certainly close to the period. Edges chipped, overall fine. (1397)

Unsigned Photograph