Conducted by Karl Elmendorff, 2nd scene with Ivar Andresen, Emanuel List, Sigrid Onegin, Kathe Heidersbach, Fritz Wolf, Jaro Prohaska, Gothold Ditter, Martin Kremer.
Part of a set of ORIGINAL (unpublished) pictures of the Ring-performances during the Bayreuther Bühnenfestspiele, August 12-17, 1933. Extremely rare pictures of the first version of the legendary Preetorius stage decors which were used only in 1933, the second version was presented between 1934 - 1939. These are the probably the only prints made or still surviving.
All photographs 9 x 13 cm, mounted on cardboard 20 x 35 cm, with handwritten details in pencil about the performance and (musical) quotations corresponding to what is show in the picture. Rare photographic documentation of the Bayreuth Festival at the beginning of Nazi-period in Germany. In very good condition.