To reduce the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in New York City, all NYPL locations are temporarily closed until further notice. Learn more and find out about remote access for Library services.

+ o - ^
previous next

Alceste : Set: Act Iii

More Details Cite This Item


View this item elsewhere:

Alceste : Set: Act Iii
Rychtarik, Richard, 1894-1982 (Set designer)

Music Division Set and costume design collection


Metropolitan Opera, 1940

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1940
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: 19-J
Gluck, Christoph Willibald, Ritter von, 1714-1787. Alceste (1776)
Design drawings
Set design drawings
Ownership: Rychtarik Collection
Content: [Metropolitan Opera; New York City: 39th Street and Broadway]
Physical Description
Extent: Blueprint 16 x 22 in.
Tracing and plan of temple interior
Type of Resource
Still image
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f706eb60-c5a2-012f-5bb9-58d385a7bc34
Copyright Notice
© Richard Rychtarik
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1894: Creator Born
  • 1940: Created
  • 1982: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Alceste : Set: Act Iii" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1940.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Alceste : Set: Act Iii" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 29, 2020.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1940). Alceste : Set: Act Iii Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url= | title= (still image) Alceste : Set: Act Iii, (1940)|author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=March 29, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

Alceste : Set: Act Iii