SIGNED RUGGERO LEONCAVALLO (ITALIAN, 1857-1919), ALBUMEN PHOTO, C. 1894, H 6.75", L 4.25"
A signed albumen photograph by Italian opera composer Ruggero Leoncavallo. Depicting a three-quarter portrait of the composer. Signed in black ink throughout the composition. Frame measures H 12.5" x L 9.5". Nodding to his famous work 'Pagliacci' with a playful music staff and "Ridi Pagliaccio!" written to the lower margins. 'Goodspeed's Book Shop, Inc.' framing label to verso.