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Some adorable drawings of musicians through the eyes of their contemporaries (see the first part here):

Singer Johann Michael Vogl (left) and Schubert (right), depicted by Schubert’s friend Franz von Schober. The German caption reads: “Michael Vogl and Franz Schubert go out for battle and victory.”

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Silhouette artist Otto Böhler’s (1847-1913) book Dr. Otto Böhler’s Schattenbilder is a treasure trove of adorable drawings of musicians:

Famous pianist Emil von Sauer (1862-1942) playing Liszt’s “Tannhäuser Overture.”

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