How Deep Is Your Love?

How Ludwig II’s love for Richard Wagner inspired the world’s greatest work of fan art

Photochrom print of the front of Neuschwanstein Castle, Bavaria, Germany, c. 1900, via Library of Congress

Act One: In the domain of the Grail. Forest, shady and solemn but not gloomy. Rocky soil. A clearing in the center. On the left a path rises to the…

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