13 3/8 x 10 1/16in (34 x 25.6cm)
Gift of the Tobin Foundation for Theatre Arts and Museum purchase
L'Echelle: Play by Gustave van Zype
Le Balcon: Play by Gunnar Heiberg
Produced by Le Théâtre de l'Œuvre, Paris, 1898.
Norwegian playwright Gunnar Heiberg hoped that his friend Edvard Munch would design the program for The Balcony. Alfredo Muller's image of a couple embracing, however, recalls the Norwegian artist's work.
Artistes et théâtres d'avant-garde: programmes de théâtre illustrés, Paris, 1890-1900; Geneviève Aitken, Samuel Josefowitz (b.1921, d.2015); 1991; p. 86, 106; no. 97
Docent information sheet
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Alfredo Muller (Italian, b.1869, d.1939)