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Bass Player

Bass Player

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William Sommer

(American, 1867-1949)

Pen and black ink and watercolor with graphite

Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial Fund 1954.153.127

Description

Sommer adored music and performed in avantgarde
recitals at the Cleveland Playhouse.
Like many Cleveland artists of the time, he
spoke German fluently, loved opera, and likely
inherited his passion for music from his German
immigrant parents.

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