Beethoven life cast from the 19th Century Beethoven Life Mask by Franz Klein
Ludwig van Beethoven (baptized 17 December 1770 – died 26 March 1827) was a German composer and pianist. A crucial figure in the transition between the Classical and Romantic eras in Western art music, he remains one of the most famous and influential of all composers.
CREATORFranz Kline (Artist)
PLACE OF ORIGIN Austria
DATE OF MANUFACTUREEarly 19th Century
PERIODOriginal is from the Early 19th century.
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUESCast resin
CONDITIONNew. We make this cast at the time it is ordered.
DIMENSIONSH 9.06 in. x W 7.09 in. x D 5.12 in.H 23 cm x W 18 cm x D 13 cm
Made from a mask cast "from an original mold made in 1812 by Franz Klein, a sculptor who had been commissioned by Nannette and Andreas Streicher, Viennese piano makers and good friends of Beethoven."
Ludwig van Beethoven Life Mask Cast German composer and pianist. Available in white or gold. Hollow Lightweight Resin or plaster.
There is also a death mask death cast of Beethoven. Currently we are only offering the Life cast