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Viennese operettas costume and scene lithographs

Viennese operettas costume and scene lithographs

Descriptive Summary

Title: Viennese operettas costume and scene lithographs
Creator: Lewy, Gustav
Inclusive Dates: circa 1886
Language(s): English
Extent: 2 oversize_folders
Collection Number: ms842
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of hand-colored lithographs of scene and costume designs for six Viennese operettas, done by Gustav Lewy in 1886. Lithographs vary in size from 14" x 11" to 38" x 25", and include designs for Der Botschafter, Das Sonntagskind, Der Hofnarr, Die Gartnerin, Der Sieben Schwaben, and Der Vagabond.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Viennese operettas costume and scene lithographs, ms842, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2019.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Color lithographs.
Costume -- Austria -- Vienna.
Operetta -- Austria -- Vienna.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Der Botschafter, Der Hofnarr, Der Vagabond, circa 1886
2Das Sonntagskind, Die Gartnerin, Der Sieben, circa 1886