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Lot # 926: 1930's Bessie Smith, "Pioneer Vocalist" Extremely Rare Vintage Photo

Category: Rock 'n Roll/Music

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 0 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "Summer Premier Auction 2019",
which ran from 7/14/2019 11:30 PM to
8/3/2019 8:00 PM



Anything associated with singer Bessie Smith is extremely rare and desirable. While this example is a restrike from the 1950's, it represents the oldest image of Smith we have ever handled and is still deserving of a special place in even the most advanced collection! The stamp on the back is from a collection that was curated in the 1960's-1970's but the image itself predates the stamp.

Size: 8x10
Designation: Vintage 3(b)
Condition: 5/5
Quality: 4/5
Overall Grade: 9/10

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