By the time he created these images, Arthur Rackham was England's leading illustrator, famous throughout the world for his interpretations of fairy tales and myths. These illustrations from the original 1911 and 1912 editions, widely regarded as the greatest representations of Wagner's drama, constitute Rackham's masterworks.
Plates include scenes from Das Rheingold, Die Walkure, Siegfried, and Die Gotterdammerung - all in Rackham's highly romantic style. Illustrations:
73 illustrations - 64 full-page colour images and 9 vignettes.Author: