Billie Holiday
Billie Holiday
Silver Gelatin Photograph
c.1940's
14 x 11 inches

Signed and titled on print recto. Signed, titled, and photographer's stamp on print verso.

Earl Hines
Earl Hines
Silver Gelatin Photograph
c. 1940's
14 x 11 inches

Signed and titled on print verso and print recto.

Thelonious Monk
Thelonious Monk
Silver Gelatin Photograph
c. 1940's
11 x 14 inches

Signed and titled on print recto. Signed, titled, and photographer's stamp on print verso.

Ella Fitzgerald and Dizzy Gillespie with Ray Brown and Milt Jackson
Ella Fitzgerald and Dizzy Gillespie with Ray Brown and Milt Jackson
Silver Gelatin Photograph
1948
14 x 11 inches

Signed and titled in ink on print recto. Signed and titled with artist copyright stamp in ink on print verso.

Russ Freeman and Chet Baker, Hollywood
William Claxton
Russ Freeman and Chet Baker, Hollywood
Silver Gelatin Photograph
1954
20 x 16 inches

Signed and artist stamp on print verso

Miles Davis, Hollywood
William Claxton
Miles Davis, Hollywood
Silver Gelatin Photograph
1957
20 x 16 inches

Signed and artist stamp on print verso

Joe Williams, Philadelphia
William Claxton
Joe Williams, Philadelphia
Silver Gelatin Photograph
1960
16 x 20 inches

Signed, titled, and dated with artist stamp on print verso

Gerry Mulligan and his Quartet (pianoless), Hollywood
William Claxton
Gerry Mulligan and his Quartet (pianoless), Hollywood
Silver Gelatin Photograph
1953
16 x 20 inches

Signed, titled, and dated with artist stamp on print verso

Dizzy Gillespie, New York
William Claxton
Dizzy Gillespie, New York
Silver Gelatin Photograph
1960
16 x 20 inches

Signed, titled, and dated with artist stamp on print verso

Frank Sinatra
William Claxton
Frank Sinatra
Silver Gelatin Photograph
1955
20 x 16 inches

Signed, titled, and dated with artist stamp on print verso

Ray Charles with a Raylette, Hollywood
William Claxton
Ray Charles with a Raylette, Hollywood
Silver Gelatin Photograph
1962
20 x 16 inches

Signed, titled, and dated with artist stamp on print verso

Sarah Vaughan, Brooklyn
William Claxton
Sarah Vaughan, Brooklyn
Silver Gelatin Photograph
1960
20 x 16 inches

Signed, titled, and dated with artist stamp on print verso

Cootie Williams, Harlem
William Claxton
Cootie Williams, Harlem
Silver Gelatin Photograph
1960
20 x 16 inches

Signed, titled, and dated with artist stamp on print verso

Dave Brubeck and Paul Desmond in Concert
Bob Willoughby
Dave Brubeck and Paul Desmond in Concert
Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph
1954
10 1/4 x 11 1/2 inches

Photographers stamp and copyright info on print verso.

Chet Baker
Bob Willoughby
Chet Baker
Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph
unknown
13 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches

Photographers stamp and copyright info on print verso.

Chet Baker, LA recording session, 1953
Bob Willoughby
Chet Baker, LA recording session, 1953
Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph
1953
11 3/8 x 9 3/8 inches

Signed, titled, dated, and photographers stamp on print verso

Nina Simone
Bob Willoughby
Nina Simone
Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph
1961
10 x 8 inches

Photographers stamp and copyright info on print verso.

Gerry Mulligan
Bob Willoughby
Gerry Mulligan
Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph
1953
13 1/2 x 14 5/8 inches

Signed, titled, dated, and photographers stamp on print verso.

Speckled Red, Rufus Perryman, playing the Blues, St. Louis M.O.
Dennis Stock
Speckled Red, Rufus Perryman, playing the Blues, St. Louis M.O.
Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph
c.1958
9 x 14 inches

Signed and annotated inpencil; Dennis Stock/MAGNUM Photos credit stamp, MAGNUM Photos Inc. LIbrary Print stamp and Dennis Stock/MAGNUM Photos labels and copyright lavel affixed to print verso.

Recording Session with Miles Davis, Columbia Studios, NY
Dennis Stock
Recording Session with Miles Davis, Columbia Studios, NY
Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph
1959
14 x 9 1/2 Inches

Signed, titled, and Dennis Stock/MAGNUM Photos Inc. credit stamp on print verso.

Erroll Garner, American Jazz Pianist at the Three Duces, New York
Dennis Stock
Erroll Garner, American Jazz Pianist at the Three Duces, New York
Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph
1958
11 x 14 inches

Annotations in pencil; Dennis Stock/Magnum Photos credit label and title label affixed on print verso.

Erroll Garner, American Jazz Pianist at the Three Duces, New York
Dennis Stock
Erroll Garner, American Jazz Pianist at the Three Duces, New York
Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph
1958
11 x 14 inches

Annotations in pencil; Dennis Stock/Magnum Photos credit label and title label affixed on print verso.

Coleman Hawkins
Dennis Stock
Coleman Hawkins
Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph
c. 1958
11 x 12 1/2 inches

Signed and annotated in pencil; MAGNUM Photos Inc. Library Print stamp and Dennis Stock/MAGNUM Photos Label affixed to print verso.

Ella Fitzgerald
Dennis Stock
Ella Fitzgerald
Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph
1958
13 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches

Signed, titled, and annotated in pencil; Dennis Stock/MAGNUM Photos stamp and MAGNUM Photos label and copyright label affixed to print verso.

Martha Graham (Punch and Judy)
Gjon Mili
Martha Graham (Punch and Judy)
Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph
1942
13 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches

Titled, photographers stamp, and collection stamp on print verso.

Leon James and Willa Mae Rickers
Gjon Mili
Leon James and Willa Mae Rickers
Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph
1943
12 7/8 x 10 3/8 inches

Photographers stamp, LIFE publication stamp with date on print verso.

"In the Groove," Eddie Condon and Group
Gjon Mili
"In the Groove," Eddie Condon and Group
Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph
c.1943-44
10 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches

Titled with description in pencil with photographer's address stamp and TIME Inc. copyright stamp in print verso. In Photo: Schroeder on piano, Bill Davidson on trumpet, Save Tough on drums, Casey on bass, Bud Freeman on sax, Brad Growans on trombone.

Gjon Mili - Sammy Davis, Jr. as Sportin' Life in Porgy and Bess
Gjon Mili
Sammy Davis, Jr. as Sportin' Life in "Porgy and Bess"
Silver Gelatin Photograph
1958
10 x 8 inches

Gjon Mili and The Richard Checani Collection stamp on print verso.

Jam: Duke Ellington at the piano
Gjon Mili
Jam: Duke Ellington at the piano
Silver Gelatin Photograph
1943
11 x 14 inches

The Richard Checani Collection stamp on print verso.

Jam Session
Gjon Mili
Jam Session
Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph
1943
13 5/8 x 15 5/8 inches

LIFE stamp with publication date and additional notations on print verso.

Jam Session (Mary Lou Williams at the piano)
Gjon Mili
Jam Session (Mary Lou Williams at the piano)
Silver Gelatin Photograph
1943
9 1/4 x 6 7/8 inches

Title, date and various LIFE stamps. Photographers stamp, and The Richard Checani Collection stamp.

Dancer
Gjon Mili
Dancer
Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph
1940/42
13 1/8 x 9 1/2 inches

Collection stamp with titled and date in pencil on print verso

Billie Holiday
Gjon Mili
Billie Holiday
Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph
1943
10 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches

Annotated "First Jam" in pencil, two photographers stamp and The Richard Checani Collection stamp on print verso.

Duke Ellington, Recording Session, LA
Gordon Parks
Duke Ellington, Recording Session, LA
Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph
1960
9 1/8 x 13 5/16 inches

Titled in pencil and signed in ink with LIFE artist stamp on print verso.

Duke Ellington, Recording Session, LA
Gordon Parks
Duke Ellington, Recording Session, LA
Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph
c. 1960
13 1/16 x 9 inches

Titled in pencil and signed in ink with LIFE artist stamp on print verso.

All That Jazz

Vintage and modern photographs by master photographers celebrating the best of jazz and dance