Advanced Search

Bing Crosby and David Rubinoff

Bing Crosby and David Rubinoff

Sitter: David Rubinoff (1897 Grodno, Russian Empire (now Belarus) - 1986 Columbus, Ohio)

Sitter: Bing Crosby (1903 Tacoma, Washington - 1977 Madrid, Spain)

Department: Photo Archives
Date: ca. 1945
Medium: gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
9 1/4 × 7 1/16 in. (23.6 × 17.9 cm)
Classification: Photography
Credit Line: Albuquerque Museum, gift of Sharon C. Wright
Object number: PA2020.052.011
DescriptionA publicity photograph of Bing Crosby playing the violin and David Rubinoff listening. Both men are wearing blazers and ties. Crosby stands on the left and plays the violin while Rubinoff stands on the right with a hand on his hip and ear toward the violin. Rubinoff was a world-class violinist and Crosby was an actor and singer.
Not on view