[Stradivarius] [Heifetz, Jascha. (1901–1987)]

Original Photograph with "Dolphin" Stradivarius

10 x 8 inch original photograph of the great violinist holding the "Dolphin" Stradivarius, verso news label reading: "Famed violinist, Jascha Heifetz, is shown with his newly acquired "Dolphin" Stradivarius that he will play on the 'Telephone Hour' Monday, April 2, at 9:00 pm EST over the NBC Network.  This violin is one of the world's most notable instruments and was in the hands of collectors most of the time since it was made in 1714.  Mr. Heifetz will play four numbers on this violin on the 'Telephone Hour', assisted by Donald Voorhees and the Bell Telephone Orchestra."  Stamped 03-25-1951 on the verso, tiny tears to edges, otherwise in fine condition. (18849)

Unsigned Photograph
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