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Rheingold

Alberich: Das Licht lösch' ich euch aus, Entreisse dem Riff das Gold, Schmiede den rächenden Ring; Denn hör' es die Flut - So verfluch' ich die Liebe!

German
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960), Artist Franz Stassen (German, 1869 - 1949)


Dimensions

Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2014.9625

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Back: divided. Mint.
Kollektion “Moderner Meister” Serie XX. “Rheingold”
Serie Richard Wagner Opera No. 1219.
Raphael Tuck & Sons’, Berlin. Connoisseur
HOFLIEFERANTEN S. MAJ. DES KÖNIGS UND IHRER MAJ. DER KÖNIGIN VON ENGLAND.
Nach den Original-Gemäldan von Franz Stassen
Verlag der Hofkunsthandlung Carl Giessel Jun., Bayreuth.

Signed

FStrassen

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2011, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in the United States, Canada and Europe; 2014, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 29, 2014)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder