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Phonograph Record

Description

Artur Schnabe Plays Beethoven; square cover for 33 1/3 RPM LP record; front cover top half blue background with white and gray inscription; back cover white with black printing; record inside.

Details

Maker
(RCA) Radio Corporation of America
Date
ca. 1950
composed 1799-1820
Inscriptions
"RCA VICTOR/ RED SEAL COLLECTOR'S ISSUE [logo]/ Artur/ SCHNABEL/ Plays/ BEETHOVEN/ Vol. No. ii/ Sonatas/ No. 9, in E, Op. 14, No. 1/ No. 13 in E-Flat, Op. 27, No. 1/ No. 30, in E. Op. 109/ THE TREASURY OFIMMORTAL PERFORMANCES/ LONG PLAY 33 1/3/ Printed in U.S.A." (printed)
[similar to information on front] "BEETHOVEN/ SONATAS (Volume II)/ Artur Schnabel/ Pianist/ (RECORDED IN ENGLAND)/ SECOND ISSUE/ A reprint of the original Beethoven Society Volumes" (printed)
[similar to information on back] "RCA VICTOR DIVISION RADIO CORPORATION [RCA logo] OF AMERICA, CAMDEN, N.J. MADE IN U.S.A."
Associated Building
Original To Gropius House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cardboard
vinyl
Object type
Sound Communication T&E
Places
Camden (Camden county, New Jersey)
England (United Kingdom) [country]
New Jersey (United States)
Descriptive terms
cardboard
music
Music
musical performances
phonograph records
Record, Phonograph
vinyl
People and organizations
Artur Schnabe (pianist)
Beethoven (composer)
Dimensions
12 1/4 x 12 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.47
Credit Line
Gift of Ati Gropius Johansen
GUSN
257933

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