Heinrich von Kleist: The Prince of Homburg (1897)


Heinrich von Kleist: The Prince of Homburg (front)


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Heinrich von Kleist: The Prince of Homburg (back)


A collectible card showing a scene of the play “The Prince of Homburg” by Heinrich von Kleist (1777-1811). The card was originally added to the product packs of “Liebigs Fleischextrakt” (“Liebig’s meat extract”).


Technique:

Chromolithography

Artist:

unknown/name not given

Date:

1897

Original Size:

11×7 cm

Original title/description:

LIEBIG COMPANY’S FLEISCH-EXTRACT.

PRINZ FRIEDRICH V. HOMBURG

II. Act 2. Auftritt.

DEUTSCHE BÜHNENDICHTER.- KLEIST.

Source:

taken from a series of Liebig pictures with the title “Deutsche Bühnendichter”, click here to see all of them

Click here to see all Liebig pictures on nucius.org

Catalogues:

Arnhold 357, Sanguinetti 507


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