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The new stage of the Metropolitan Opera House, rebuilt for the production of "Parsifal."

Image ID: 806099

The new stage of the Metropolitan Opera House, rebuilt for the production of "Parsifal." (1904)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The new stage of the Metropolitan Opera House, rebuilt for the production of "Parsifal."

Creator

: McKnight-Smith, C. -- Artist

Published Date

: 1904

Created Date

: 1904

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 31 x 24 cm. (12 1/4 x 9 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Printed on image: "Scientific American, New York." Printed on border: "Working drop scenes. Moving panoramas. Drop scene, Klingsor's tower is aloft. Movable trap on bridge. Set scene, Klingsor's magic palace and enchanted garden. Section of Klingsor's tower, lowered into the cellar by a movable bridge. Bridge winches." "The stage is divided into sections, the floor is removable and its place can be taken by 'bridges,' which can be raised to ....
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Original Source

: From Scientific American. (New York : Munn Co., 1845-) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / New York City -- opera houses

Source Description

: 1 folder (17 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC NEW YC-Ope

Digital ID

: 806099

Record ID

: 693968

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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