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

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806099
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Names
McKnight-Smith, C. (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Opera Houses

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1904
Date Issued: 1904
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Ope
Topics
Opera houses -- New York (State) -- New York
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) -- 1900-1909
Operas & operettas -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1900-1909
Proscenium arches -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1900-1909
Stage props -- 1900-1909
Notes
Source note : From

Content: 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 the level of the stage, carrying set scenery. The wing scenes are operated from the cellar." "See page 117."
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 31 x 24 cm. (12 1/4 x 9 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1616424
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17096379
Barcode : 33333159170253
UUID: 26aa24a0-c55f-012f-b7e9-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1904: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The new stage of the Metropolitan Opera House, rebuilt for the production of "Parsifal."" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1904 - 1904. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d91c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The new stage of the Metropolitan Opera House, rebuilt for the production of "Parsifal."" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 7, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d91c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1904 - 1904). The new stage of the Metropolitan Opera House, rebuilt for the production of "Parsifal." Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d91c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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