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The magician Wu and six captives

  • Object:

    Lithograph

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (made)

  • Date:

    1916 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Stern, Ernst, born 1876 - died 1954 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Artist

  • Museum number:

    E.1238-1937

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case DT, shelf 122

Physical description

Lithograph entitled 'The magician Wu and six captives', a scene from 'Die Grüne Flöte', a ballet by Hugo von Hofmannsthal to music by Mozart, arranged by Nilson, with decor by Stern, produced at the Deutsches Theater in Berlin.

Place of Origin

Germany (made)

Date

1916 (made)

Artist/maker

Stern, Ernst, born 1876 - died 1954 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Lithograph

Dimensions

Height: 11.7 in, Width: 17.5 in

Descriptive line

Ernst Stern. 'The magician Wu and six captives', a scene from 'Die Grüne Flöte', a ballet by Hugo von Hofmannsthal to music by Mozart, produced at the Deutsches Theater in Berlin. Germany, 1916.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1937, London: Board of Education, 1938.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Lithography

Subjects depicted

Ballet; Prisoners; Scenery; Magicians

Categories

Theatre; Prints; Dance

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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