Photo, Print, Drawing [Portrait of Django Reinhardt, Aquarium, New York, N.Y., ca. Nov. 1946] Caption from Down Beat: The serious countenance of Django Reinhardt, cover subject by Bill Gottlieb for this issue, is in deference to the great French guitarist's current concert tour with Duke Ellington. Django, who has built a tremendous American reputation through his waxings with the Quintet of the Hot Club of France, was brought from Europe last month by the William Morris Agency, and one of his first concerts in this country was the Beat's Chicago Civic Opera House concert earlier this month. He will appear with Ellington Nov. 23-24 at Carnegie Hall

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Title
[Portrait of Django Reinhardt, Aquarium, New York, N.Y., ca. Nov. 1946]
Other Title
Caption from Down Beat: The serious countenance of Django Reinhardt, cover subject by Bill Gottlieb for this issue, is in deference to the great French guitarist's current concert tour with Duke Ellington. Django, who has built a tremendous American reputation through his waxings with the Quintet of the Hot Club of France, was brought from Europe last month by the William Morris Agency, and one of his first concerts in this country was the Beat's Chicago Civic Opera House concert earlier this month. He will appear with Ellington Nov. 23-24 at Carnegie Hall
Alternate Title
Caption from Down Beat: The serious countenance of Django Reinhardt, cover subject by Bill Gottlieb for this issue, is in deference to the great French guitarist's current concert tour with Duke Ellington. Django, who has built a tremendous American reputation through his waxings with the Quintet of the Hot Club of France, was brought from Europe last month by the William Morris Agency, and one of his first concerts in this country was the Beat's Chicago Civic Opera House concert earlier this month. He will appear with Ellington Nov. 23-24 at Carnegie Hall
Contributor Names
Gottlieb, William P. -- 1917- (photographer)
Created / Published
1946||||, monographic.
Subject Headings
-  Reinhardt, Django, 1910-1953
-  Jazz musicians -- 1940-1950
-  Guitarists -- 1940-1950
-  Aquarium
Genre
graphic
Notes
-  Reference print available in Music Division, Library of Congress.
-  Purchase William P. Gottlieb
-  General information about the Gottlieb Collection is available at http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/html/gottlieb/gottlieb-home.html
-  In: "Django on the cover," Down Beat, v. 13, no. 24 (Nov. 18, 1946).
-  Forms part of: William P. Gottlieb Collection (Library of Congress).
-  Gottlieb Collection Assignment No. 038 (gottlieb assignment)
-  038 (assignment)
-  Aquarium (venue)
-  LC-GLB23-0730 DLC (stock number)
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.music/gottlieb.07301 (url)
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.music/gottlieb.07303 (url)
Form
graphic
electronic resource
remote
nonprojected graphic
photonegative
Extent
1 negative : b&w ; 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.
Repository
Music Division
Access Condition
Mr. Gottlieb has dedicated these works to the public domain, but rights of privacy and publicity may apply.
LC Classification
LC-GLB23- 0730
Online Format
image
Description
Graphic. Portrait Photographs-1940-1950.. Film Negatives-1940-1950.. graphic | 1 negative : b&w ; 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. | Reference print available in Music Division, Library of Congress. Purchase William P. Gottlieb General information about the Gottlieb Collection is available at http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/html/gottlieb/gottlieb-home.html In: "Django on the cover," Down Beat, v. 13, no. 24 (Nov. 18, 1946). Forms part of: William P. Gottlieb Collection (Library of Congress). Gottlieb Collection Assignment No. 038 (Gottlieb Assignment). Graphic (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Nonprojected Graphic (Form). Photonegative (Form).
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In accordance with the wishes of William Gottlieb, the photographs in this collection entered into the public domain on February 16, 2010, but rights of privacy and publicity may apply. Privacy and publicity rights protect the interests of the person(s) who may be the subject(s) of the work or intellectual creation. Users of photographs in the Gottlieb collection are responsible for clearing any privacy or publicity rights associated with the use of the images.

The following items are included in the William P. Gottlieb Collection with permission as noted:

Articles from Down Beat magazine by William Gottlieb and others, Ed Enright, Editor, Down Beat magazine, 102 North Haven Road, Elmhurst, IL 60126-3370.

"The Faces of Jazz," by W. Royal Stokes, Civilization, vol. 2, no. 5, September-October 1995, Civilizaton, Attn. Managing Editor, 666 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Suite 303, Washington, D.C. 20003. Reproduced by permission. All rights reserved.

Credit Line: William P. Gottlieb/Ira and Leonore S. Gershwin Fund Collection, Music Division, Library of Congress.

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Chicago citation style:

Gottlieb, William P. [Portrait of Django Reinhardt, Aquarium, New York, N.Y., ca. Nov. 1946]. United States, 1946. ||||, Monographic. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gottlieb.07301/. (Accessed July 22, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Gottlieb, W. P. (1946) [Portrait of Django Reinhardt, Aquarium, New York, N.Y., ca. Nov. 1946]. United States, 1946. ||||, Monographic. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gottlieb.07301/.

MLA citation style:

Gottlieb, William P. [Portrait of Django Reinhardt, Aquarium, New York, N.Y., ca. Nov. 1946]. ||||, Monographic. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gottlieb.07301/>.