Ray Charles in Paris, 1963

N.p. N.p., 1968. A collection of four contact sheets, totaling 14 images, and five negative strips containing most of the same 14 images. Shown are Ray Charles, guitarist Sonny Forriest, and Ray Charles backing vocalists, The Raelettes, in Paris, 1963. Eleven of the negatives correspond to the contact sheets, one strip of three negatives however, while taken at the same time, differ slightly from those on the corresponding contact sheet.

Ray Charles and his orchestra performed at the Olympia Theatre in Paris from May 22 to May 28, 1963, for seven, sold-out, days of performances.

Contact Sheets: 2) 2.25 x 10 inches (four images each), and 2) 2.25 x 7 inches (three images each). Contact Sheets stapled at top and bottom to 9.25 x 12 inch card stock, with two vertical folds. Very Good plus with some tearing on bottom staples, one detached.

Negatives: 1) 2.25 x 10 inches (four images), 3) 2.25 x 7 inches (three images each), and 1) 2.25 x 2.5 inches. Near Fine.


[Book #149480]

Price: $375.00