Monthly Archives: November 2011

pictures at an exhibition probably by Curt John Witt

This clever cover is Remington’s Pictures at an Exhibition. Two versions are shown – slight shade differences for the front, and completely different back covers. Witt cleverly has one of the pictures signed “Hartmann” – Victor Hartmann was, of course, … Continue reading

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Five more Remingtons, 1951, most by Curt John Witt

The next five Remingtons that I have. All are the 1951 editions, whether any later issues exist I don’t know. Most are Witt illustrations and cover designs. The first one isn’t, and is unknown to me.

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collecting record covers: 6 deccas in one shot

The titel of this blog is Collecting Record Covers. But all I have shown for 10 months is some of what I have collected, not how it was collected. The things I have posted have mostly been Alex Steinweiss covers, … Continue reading

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fronts and backs of Remingtons, 1950, 1951, 1953

In my previous post I made a few mistakes. Here is the Tempest with the EDL cover, 1951, front and back, and with the Curt John Witt design (and Steinweiss overall design) of 1953, front and back. I also include … Continue reading

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Remington backs

Remington alternated between having information specific to the recording on the back, and having a catalog of releases on the back. Here I show one of each. Basically its 1950 – information, 1951 – old catalog, 1952 – information with … Continue reading

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the next few Remingtons – S.Haas, EDL, Steinweiss and Witt

The next few Remington covers. Like the others I have posted, there are earlier versions (1951) and later versions (1953) of these. Designers are S.Haas, Steinweiss, Witt, and a number of them are signed EDL (or perhaps EDC). I don’t … Continue reading

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remington scheherazade – the 1951 cover

In the previous post i showed Steinweiss’ cover for Scheherazade on Remington, 1953. This was a reissue of the one shown here (1st picture). The next design is a reissue of this lp on to CD, with a design that … Continue reading

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