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Mannes College of Music photograph collectionMannes family (MA040101.05) ➔ David Mannes at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

David Mannes (subject)
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) (subject)
Mannes College of Music (compiler)
Leopold Mannes (photographer)

Date

1940

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

10 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

David Mannes plays his violin while leading a performance on the balcony of the Great Hall of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Mannes initiated the Great Hall Concerts in 1905 and continued to conduct them until 1948. These events were among the best-attended at the Metropolitan Museum, with audiences in the thousands.

Source

http://www.metmuseum.org/about-the-museum/museum-departments/curatorial-departments/musical-instruments/of-note/2014/mannes-concerts

Related Terms

Performing Arts Institutional Collections

Location

box 9, folder 5

Identifier

MA040101_000062

Citation

Mannes College of Music; Leopold Mannes. David Mannes at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1940. Mannes College of Music photograph collection; Mannes family (MA040101.05). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 20 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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