Statues - Hither & Thither

Austria
Wien
Wien (Land)

Josefstädter straße 24 (8.)
(Theater in der Josefstadt)

Max Reinhardt und Hugo von Hofmannsthal

Max Reinhardt and Hugo von Hofmannsthal

Mario Petrucci
1949?

Wien /  Max Reinhardt und Hugo von Hofmannsthal

Description

Two bronze medallions with heads:

Wien - Max Reinhardt und Hugo von Hofmannsthal
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Wien - Max Reinhardt und Hugo von Hofmannsthal
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  1. max reinhardt / 1873-1943
    Max Reinhardt, born Maximilian Goldmann (Baden bei Wien 1873 - New York 1943), Austrian-born American stage and film actor and director (Wikipedia).
  2. hugo von hofmanssthal / 1874-1929
    Hugo Laurenz August Hofmann, Edler von Hofmannsthal (Wien 1874 - Rodaun 1929), Austrian novelist, librettist, poet, dramatist, narrator, and essayist (Wikipedia).

Signature

(Reinhardt) petrucci '49

Annotation

In 1924 Reinhardt was director of the Theater in der Josefstadt from 1924-1933, and established the Salzburg Festival with Richard Strauss and Hugo von Hofmannsthal.

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 48°12'34" E 16°21'3"

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