Vintage 1910s String Band Music Hand Colored Chalk Folk Art Photo

$3,500.00

Show piece! Banjo, violin, bowl back mandolin and parlor guitar in a farmhouse yard. Striking composition, color and hand work - early days of modern music reference.  Candid scene with instrument cases flung open, bowler over a fence post and the sheet music cover upside down (titled Mahoning Valley Waltz which dates this to roughly 1915). Displays well with light scratch above...

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Show piece!

Banjo, violin, bowl back mandolin and parlor guitar in a farmhouse yard. Striking composition, color and hand work - early days of modern music reference. 

Candid scene with instrument cases flung open, bowler over a fence post and the sheet music cover upside down (titled Mahoning Valley Waltz which dates this to roughly 1915).

Displays well with light scratch above violinist’s head, water damage and edge tears close to corners. Archival foam board inserted between photograph and original wood to prevent toning. 

Measures 16 x 20” and can be shipped with or without frame. Frame and glass will not be shipped overseas.