1908 Print Franz Hanfstaengl Wilhelmine Schroder-Devrient Portrait Opera XMG3

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"Wilhelmina Schröder-Devrient"

This is an original 1908 two-color halftone print of a lithograph by Franz Hanfstaengl (1804-1877) that portrays German operatic soprano, Wilhelmine Schröder-Devrient (1804-1860). She is perhaps best known for her performance as Leonore in "Fidelio" by Ludwig van Beethoven.

CONDITION

This 105+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Some light surface rub. Please note: There are some light scuffs from the original binding in the right margin.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Two-Color
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.25 x 8.5 inches; 13 x 22 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is pleased to present a collection of color and half-tone prints from 1908 of historic opera houses and theaters, portraits of famous opera singers and composers, and musical instruments from around the world. To continue browsing this "euphonious" collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

This piece was illustrated by Hanfstaengl, Franz. There is no visible artist signature.

Keywords specific to this image: Art, Stage, Theater, Music

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