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MOZART; THE GREAT PIANO WORKS; front cover profile of Mozart; right side in grays, greens, blue and pink; backgroun brown, blue beige, yellos, light green and olive; lettering in white, yellow, black and red; symbol bottom center of a head profile, hair with curls at end; back cover summary of pieces, composer and performer.

Details

Maker
Vanguard Recording Society Inc.
Date
1965
Inscriptions
(top right) "STEREO"; (on left side and across bottom) "Mozart/ The Great/ Piano Works/ Fantasie/ and Sonata/ in C minor,/ K.457/ Sonata in A/ minor, K. 310/ Sonata in B/ flat major, K. 333/ DENIS MATTHEWS, piano/ VANGUARD EVERYMAN CLASSICS"; (in black lettering right center) "DESIGN: JULES HALFANT SERIGRAPH FROM THE MOZART PORTFOLIO BY JOSEPH SOLMAN (printed)
[information from front cover repeated]; "SONATA IN A MINOR, K. 310/ SONATA IN B FLAT MAJOR, K. 333/ FANTASY IN C MINOR, K. 475/ SONATA IN C MINOR, K.457/ DENIS MATTHEWS, Piano"; [summary of Mozart, pieces and performers; (top right corner "VANGUARD/ EVERYMAN CLASSICS" (printed)
"LONDON ffrr/ FULL FREQUENCY RANGE RECORDING"
[information repeated from cover]; "Copyright 1965/ Vanguard Recording Society, Inc. N.Y./ Recorded in Europe"
Associated Building
Original To Gropius House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cardboard
paper (fiber product)
vinyl
Object type
Sound Communication T&E
Places
Europe
United States
Descriptive terms
cardboard
music
Music
musical performances
paper (fiber product)
phonograph records
Record, Phonograph
vinyl
People and organizations
Denis Matthews (pianist)
Joseph Solman (artist - serigraph)
Jules Halfant (cover designer)
Mozart (composer)
Dimensions
12 3/8 x 12 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.52
Credit Line
Gift of Ati Gropius Johansen
GUSN
258234

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