1948 Booking Ad Alec Templeton Welsh Pianist Composer Willy Pogany Portrait MAM1

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This is an original 1948 black and white booking ad for the Welsh composer and pianist, Alec Templeton (1910?-1963). Management: James A. Davidson Management, Inc.

CONDITION

This 66+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Booking Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.5 x 13.25 inches; 24 x 34 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)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of music industry booking ads from 1948. These ads feature the musical artists of the post-war era including opera and concert singers, musicians and conductors.

This piece was illustrated by Pogany, William Andrew (Willy). Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

William Andrew (Willy) Pogány

(1882-1955) Hungarian-born Willy Pogány began his studies in engineering but later switched to art. He illustrated many childrenÕs books and did many illustrations for the Heart magazines.

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