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[The Apocalypse]

Ernst Alpers1867

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum

Details

  • Title: [The Apocalypse]
  • Creator: Ernst Alpers
  • Date: 1867
  • Location Created: Hanover, Germany
  • Physical Dimensions: 16.8 x 59 cm (6 5/8 x 23 1/4 in.)
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Source Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Object Type: Print
  • Object Status: Permanent Collection
  • Number: 84.XM.766.1.7
  • 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. 11 und 12. Nach langer Dauer der Seligkeit/ bricht Regnarock - der Weltuntergang - heran./ Heimdahl - der Wachter am Himmelsthron - und/ der Hahn der Asen - der Gotter - geben das/ Zeichen zum Aufbruche.. Alle Helden rusten sich/ und ziehen zu Tausenden aus Walhalla's Thoren/ nach der grossen Ebene."
  • Display Location: Not currently on view
  • Department: Photographs
  • Culture: German
  • Classification: Photographs

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