[Woman playing the piano.]

Download this image

Love this? Please support us and...

More from this collection

Related by When

Related by Where

Research Help!

Where: Unknown

Try to find the spot where the photographer was standing.

When: Unknown

Try to find the date or year when this image was made.
Digital ID: 832819. Tucker, C. W. -- Photographer. ca. 1906

Notes: Written on mount: 'US' Lower left corner cropped.

Source: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Music -- piano (more info)

Repository: The New York Public Library. Mid-Manhattan Library. Picture Collection.

See more information about this image and others at NYPL Digital Gallery.
Persistent URL: digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/id?832819

Rights Info: No known copyright restrictions; may be subject to third party rights (for more information, click here)


Owner: New York Public Library
Source: Flickr Commons
Views: 122383
newyorkpubliclibrary dc:identifier=httpdigitalgallerynyplorgnypldigitalid832819 xmlns:dc=httppurlorgdcelements11 dc:coverage=1906 eveninggowns women unitedstates pianos musicalinstruments photographs music 1900s clothing dress frock piano dahlias woman musician seated fashion upright

Add Tags
  • profile

    Melania Damianou

    • 31/Oct/2009 14:18:50

    I hope her evening gown was not more precious than her music

  • profile

    Maria Alice Santiago

    • 29/Dec/2009 14:10:43

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called NOSSAS VIDAS / NOSSO MUNDO , and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  • profile

    cal i

    • 26/Feb/2010 22:00:55

    Superb :-)

  • profile


    • 12/May/2010 23:28:21


  • profile


    • 20/Aug/2010 14:43:41


  • profile


    • 26/Aug/2010 20:15:47

    Nossa que foto linda, que delicadeza!

  • profile


    • 09/Dec/2010 19:34:34

    She would be able to play awfully and nobody would notice - as all attention is on the length of her gown's train!

  • profile


    • 20/May/2011 00:51:16


  • profile

    Kirk Puuohau-Pummill

    • 19/Mar/2012 21:55:59

    This photograph was taken by my Great Grandfather, CW Tucker. Pictured is Ellen Beach Yaw, "Lark Ellen".

  • profile


    • 18/Mar/2014 06:48:44

    Awe-inspiring blogs, I love reading your articles. bubblegum casting

  • profile

    calm respect

    • 19/Jan/2018 16:47:06

    was it taken in her home and was Lark Ellen a name she went by ?

  • profile

    calm respect

    • 19/Jan/2018 16:49:48

    her profile with the gown make quote the impression.

  • profile

    calm respect

    • 19/Jan/2018 16:50:44

    And does 'lark' meant she sang also. That gown must've cost a mint 😚