1894 Theater Actors Fanny Davenport Thomas W. Keene - ORIGINAL STAGE2


Fanny Davenport. This famous actress was born in London in 1852, but was brought up and educated in Boston. She began her career as a child actress.

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Thomas W. Keene. Born Thomas R. Eagleson in New York in 1840, he was one of the leading tragedians of the day.

Period Paper has obtained a lovely collection of images of stage and opera artists of the late 19th century, published in Chicago in 1894. Whether your interest is in genealogy-- searching for an image of a long lost relative, or in the history of the opera or the stage, we hope you enjoy this splendid collection.


This 117+ year old Item is rated Fine. No creases. No tears. There is a significant blemish in the bottom left corner of the second image.

  • Product Type: Original Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7 x 10 inches; 18 x 25 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)