Vintage photo of the day: Flowered Violin

Artist: C. W. Bach (New York)

Date/place: 1880, Madison

Medium: photographic postitive, B&W

Notes: Written on the back: "Paa Ole Bulls 70 aarsdag den 5 februar 1880, feiret i Madison i en
kreds af Amerikas første Mænd, overrakte en Prosession af Damer en
Violin, et Kunstværk af de mest udsøgte Blomster." - English"On Ole Bulls 70th birthday the 5th of February 1880, celebrated in Madison by prominent men, a procession of ladies handed over a violin, an art piece of the most exquisite flowers".

Original belongs to the Theatre Archive at the University of Bergen

Courtesy of the Bergen Public Library

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