1894 Theater Stage Actors Robert L. Downing Modjeska - ORIGINAL STAGE2


Robert L. Downing. He was born in Washington D. C. in 1857 and was married to Eugenie Blair.

On the reverse:

Helena Modjeska. Born in Cracow, Poland in 1844 she was the leading Polish tragedienne before coming to America. She was married in 1868 to Count Charles Bozenta Chlapowski.

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 Very Fine ++. No creases. No tears.

  • Product Type: Original Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very 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)