Lantern Slide - Linderhof Palace, Garmisch-Partenkirchen District, Germany, circa 1920s Image Reg. No: MM 44450

One of 35 black and white Lantern Slides depicting images of places and people taken in the Garmisch-Partenkirchen district in Bavaria, Germany, circa 1920s. This Lantern Slide depicts Linderhof Palace (Schloss Linderhof) in Germany, near Oberammergau in southwest Bavaria near Ettal Abbey. It is the smallest of the three palaces built by King Ludwig II of Bavaria. Construction of the palace commenced in 1874 with Ludwig drawing inspiration from Versailles for both the decor and design.
Standard format (3¼ x 3¼ inch square) lantern slide, comprising black & white photograph printed on glass with black paper edging under a protective glass cover plate.
Description Of Content:
Image of Linderhof Palace, Germany in summer. The image depicts the front of the palace and part of the water parterre in front of the castle, which is dominated by a large basin with the gilt fountain group 'Flora and puttos'.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: gardens, photography, sculpture, fountains, ponds, tourist attractions, travel tourism, palaces, lantern slides
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Leisure Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Travel - International
Tertiary Classification: art & architecture
Format: Lantern Slide: Black & White; Standard (3¼ in. x 3¼ in.)
Place & Date Depicted: Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany, circa 1920s

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