[On the Way to Valhalla]

Ernst Alpers1867

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

  • Title: [On the Way to Valhalla]
  • Creator: Ernst Alpers
  • Date: 1867
  • Location Created: Hanover, Germany
  • Physical Dimensions: 16.8 x 60.4 cm (6 5/8 x 23 3/4 in.)
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  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Source Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Object Type: Print
  • Object Status: Permanent Collection
  • Number: 84.XM.766.1.6
  • Markings: (Recto, mount) lower left, blindstamp: "TH. SCHULZE/ BUCH & KUNSTHANDL NO 6/ HANNOVER" (in an oval); lower right, blindstamp: "PHOTOGRAPHIE/ VON/ ERNST ALPERS/ HANNOVER" [in an oval]"; (Verso, mount) lower center, adhered printed label: "Blatt Nr. 7. Walkyren tragen schwebend die Gefallenen/ auf ihren Schilden nach Walhalla./ Blatt Nr. 8. Vor Walhalla, im goldenen Eichenhain/ empfangen Braga und Hermode den Helden.";
  • Display Location: Not currently on view
  • Department: Photographs
  • Culture: German
  • Classification: Photographs