Portrait of John Ernest McCann by Napoleon Sarony, New York, 1894
1894-04-18 / Sarony, Napoleon (1821-1896)
Black and white portrait of songwriter and playwright John Ernest McCann. Handwritten on image: "Dear / Henry Clay / Barnabee: / Yours, this side of / Heaven, and a [illegible] side / of Hell, John Ernest McCann. / April 18, 1894." Mat reads, "Sarony / 37 Union Sqr, N.Y." Back reads, "Sarony / Gold Medal Paris, 1878. / 37 Union Square, / New York. / Negatives preserved, duplicates may be / obtained at a ny time. / Elevator from the street."