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Music - La Sonnambula
  • La Sonnambula
    Brandard, Edward Paxman, born 1819 - died 1898
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La Sonnambula

  • Object:

    Music

  • Place of origin:

    London (probably, published)

  • Date:

    ca. late 19th century (printed and published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Brandard, Edward Paxman, born 1819 - died 1898 (engraver)
    Brandard, Robert, born 1805 - died 1862 (engraver)
    Brandard, John, born 1812 - died 1863 (engraver)
    M. & N. Hanhart (publishers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printing ink on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Gabrielle Enthoven Collection

  • Museum number:

    S.152-2012

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Front cover of music sheet for Act II, Scene 10 of the opera La Sonnambula, published by M. & N. Hanhart, ca. late 19th century. As Amina sleepwalks over a suspended footbridge, Count Rodolpho exclaims: 'Silenzio, un sol passo, un sol grido l'uccide'.
Front cover only.

Physical description

Front cover of music sheet for Act II, Scene 10 of the opera La Sonnambula, published by M. & N. Hanhart. Illustrated in sepia with scene from the opera, featuring Amina sleep-walking on a suspended footbridge, holding a candle. At the bottom, passers-by observe her with concern.

Place of Origin

London (probably, published)

Date

ca. late 19th century (printed and published)

Artist/maker

Brandard, Edward Paxman, born 1819 - died 1898 (engraver)
Brandard, Robert, born 1805 - died 1862 (engraver)
Brandard, John, born 1812 - died 1863 (engraver)
M. & N. Hanhart (publishers)

Materials and Techniques

Printing ink on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Brandard / The Count Rodolpho "Silenzio, un sol passo, un slo grido l'uccide," Atto 3, Scena 10 / M & N. Hanhart imp'
Printed on front cover.

Dimensions

Height: 28.5 cm, Width: 23 cm

Descriptive line

Front cover of music sheet for Act II, Scene 10 of the opera La Sonnambula, published by M. & N. Hanhart, ca. late 19th century.

Materials

Paper; Ink

Techniques

Printing

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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