- Bay, Emanuel.
- Call number
- JOB 91-60
- Physical description
- 21 photographic prints, silver gelatin b&w; 21 photographic prints, silver gelatin b&w
- Preferred Citation
- Photographs of famous people autographed for Emanuel Bay [graphic], Music Division, The New York Public Library
- Music Division
- Access to materials
- Some collections held by the Dance, Music, Recorded Sound, and Theatre Divisions at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts are held off-site and must be requested in advance. Please check the collection records in the NYPL's online catalog for detailed location information. For general guidance about requesting offsite materials, please consult: https://www.nypl.org/about/locations/lpa/requesting-archival-materials
20 black and white photographs inscribed to pianist Emanuel Bay and 1 uninscribed photograph of Bay. Portraits include composers Glazunov, Grechaninov, Tiomkin (with his wife), and Respighi (with Bay and Heifetz); composer-pianist Leopold Godowsky; pianist Joseph Hofmann; cellist Gregor Piatigorsky; singers Lauritz Melchior, Maria Kurenko, Kipras Petrauskas, and Labinsky; violinists (besides Heifetz) Henryk Szeryng, Nalbaldian (2 photographs), Paul Kochanski, and Cecilia Hansen; President Herbert C. Hoover; actor Edward G. Robinson; poet Boris Vierin; and Leopold Godowsky's daughter Vanita. Originally in a photograph album.
Using the collection
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center
40 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023-7498