Josef Lanner, Austrian composer and violinist
Joseph Lanner was an Austrian composer and violinist. Alongside Johann Strauss (father), he is considered to be the one who decisively promoted the popularity of the Viennese waltz. Illustration from 19th century.
Ludwig van Beethoven portrait
Ludwig van Beethoven baptised 17 December 1770 - 26 March 1827) was a German composer and pianist.
Original edition from my own archives
Source : "Liberia de Agonier" 1900
© Ralf Hettler
circa 1926: English film star, actress Pearl White (1889 - 1938) driving a horse and trap in the grounds of her house in Long Island, New York. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)