Full length view of Chauncey Downs and Bill "Count" Basie are shaking hands with Chester Franklin to their right. A piano is pictured on the right of these three men.
Samuel "Baby" Lovett is seated behind a drum set. "Baby Lovett" is displace on wall in the top, left of center, portion of the photograph. "BL" is printed in stylized lettering and "To my friend De Johnson From Baby Lovett" is written on the base drum.