400 Drama Pictures Taken from 1890 to 1930 in Europe and America, Preserved and Published in Japan around 1930, and Many Other Antique Photos I Have Gathered
Thursday, 28 June 2018
Stage photo of Gertrud Eysold and Frank Wedekind in Earth Spirit (Erdgeist, 1895) written by Frank Wedekind, photographed in 1905.
Stage photo of Gertrud Eysold (German actress, 1870 - 1955) and Frank Wedekind in Earth Spirit (Erdgeist, 4-act-tragedy, first published in 1895) written by the German playwright Frank Wedekind (1864 - 1918), photographed in 1905.The play was first performed at Feb 1, 1904 at the Intime Theater in Nürnberg, but banned by the German censors afterwards. But Karl Kraus organised a private performance of Frank Wedekind's Die Büchse der Pandora at the Trianon Theatre in Vienna, on May 29, 1905.