File:Leipzig Gewandhaus 1781.jpg

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creator QS:P170,Q46096
English: The Gewandhaus with a Piece of Music
Deutsch: Das Gewandhaus mit einem Musikstück
Date 23 February 1836
date QS:P571,+1836-02-23T00:00:00Z/11
Medium watercolor
medium QS:P186,Q22915256
institution QS:P195,Q131454
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English: Watercolor painting of the Old Gewandhaus with the music from Luigi Cherubini's “Ali Baba” (in Mendelssohn's hand) and handwritten dedication to the singer Henriette Grabau.
Deutsch: Aquarell vom Alten Gewandhaus mit den Noten der Introduktion aus der Oper „Ali-Baba“ von Luigi Cherubini und einer handschriftlichen Widmung Mendelssohns an die Sängerin Henriette Grabau, die in seinen Konzerten mitwirkte und an dem von ihm geleiteten Leipziger Konservatorium unterrichtete.
Mendelssohn hat in seinem Aquarell den Bibliotheksflügel des Gewandhauses dargestellt (Ansicht vom Neumarkt aus), vom Konzertsaal in der Universitätsstraße sieht man nur ein zwei Fenster breites Stück der Hofansicht (rechtes Gebäude hinter dem Torbogen)
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14:13, 25 April 2005Thumbnail for version as of 14:13, 25 April 2005354 × 482 (30 KB)AndreasPraefcke''Abvove:'' Leipzig, Germany: the first Gewandhaus ''Below:'' Music from Luigi Cherubini's "Ali Baba" (in Mendelssohn's hand) Watercolor by Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, 1836, for the album of Henriette Grabau. {{PD-

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