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Lot # 23: 1937 Cotton Club, "Bojangles Robinson Performs at Iconic Night Club" Incredible Rarity

Category: Rock 'n Roll/Music

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 13 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "August Collectors Auction 2021",
which ran from 8/2/2021 6:00 PM to
8/21/2021 8:00 PM

Today the famous Cotton Club in New York is one of the most famous and iconic night clubs of all time. It ushered in the Jazz-Age and was a huge part of the evolution of both music and culture in America. The problem was, the club was known as a somewhat edgy spot and few photographs were taken f it, especially on the inside. The offered new discovery fresh out of a New York City newspaper archive is a completely unique, never before seen image from inside the famous Cotton Club and showing a performance by Bill "Bojangles" Robinson on stage with bikini clad black dancers behind him! A double weight rarity, this is one of the most interesting and historically significant images of music and pop-culture we have ever seen. Condition and quality of this double weight, silver gelatin masterpiece are both amazing!

Size: 4.75x8
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 5/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 10/10

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