Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930

Alternative names

Hide Profile

Second wife of the composer Wagner, daughter of composer Franz Liszt.

From the description of Autograph letter signed from Cosima Wagner to Mlle. Cécile Cleveland, Luzern, ---- Nov. 13. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122398267

Richard Wagner's second wife.

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Bayreuth, 23 March 1873, to Herr [Karl] Voltz, 1873 Mar. 23. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270678655

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Partenkirchen-Riedberg, 17 September 1902, to Lady Galloway, 1902 Sept. 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270678636

From the description of Autograph letters signed (13), dated : Lucerne and Bayreuth, 1871-1894, to George Davidsohn in Berlin, 1871 Sept. 4 and 1872 Mar. 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270678621

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Bayreuth, 7 August 1893, to an unidentified recipient, 1893 Aug. 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270678664

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Bayreuth, 9 November 1893, to unidentified recipients, 1893 Nov. 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270678667

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Bayreuth, 17 August 1877, to Herr [Alexander Wilhelm?] Gottschalg, "Hoforganist und Seminarlehrer" in Weimar, 1877 Aug. 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270678640

From the description of Autograph letter signed C. von Bülow Liszt, dated : Munich 29 April 1865, to an unidentified privy councillor, 1865 Apr. 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270678658

From the description of Autograph letter signed C. de Bulow : [n.p., Berlin?, n.d., ca. 1862], to Franz Kroll, [n.d., ca. 1862]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270678645

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Hamburg, 16 October 1905, to an unidentified conductor, 1905 Oct. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270678670

From the description of Autograph note, dated : [Bayreuth, 27 Aug. 1896], to [Marie Brema], [1896, Aug. 27]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270968147

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [n.p., Berlin?, Jan. 1864?, to Max Seifriz], 1864 Jan. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270992541

From the description of Autograph letter signed C. de Bulow, née Liszt, dated : [Munich, early December 1865], to M. [John Lodge?] Ellerton, 1865, December. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270678629

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Bayreuth, 23 April 1902, to Mr. Pergramm , 1902 Apr. 23. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270678649

From the description of Autograph letters signed (3), and a letter in an unidentified hand, dated : Bayreuth, 29 May, 26 June, and 27 June, 1893, and Florence, 16 March 1900, to [Karl Reimann], 1893 May 29 and 1900 Mar. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270678652

From the description of Autograph note on her visiting card : [n.p., n.d.], n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270582329

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Bayreuth, 5 September 1876, to Misses [i.e. Mrs.] [Gustav] Schirmer, 1876 Sep. 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270965303

Cosima Wagner, 1837-1930. Born Bellagio, Lombardy. Wife of Richard Wagner and illegitimate daughter of Franz Liszt and Countess Marie d'Agoult. Married at 18 Hans Von Bulow with whom she had 2 children, then later married Wagner. After his death, she became Director of Bayreuth Festivals (1883-1908).

Jeanette Leonard Gilder, 1849-1916. Born Flushing, NY. Journalist, critic, at 18 became writer for Newark Morning Register and Newark reporter for New York Tribune, subsequently with Scribner's Monthly, New York Herald, and Chicago Tribune. Started "The Critic" with her brother and also authored The Autobiography of a Tomboy and The Tomboy at Work.

From the description of Letter to [Jeannette Leonard Gilder], 1874 September 23. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 58750026

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. Autograph letter signed, dated : Bayreuth, 23 March 1873, to Herr [Karl] Voltz, 1873 Mar. 23. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Joseph Sohn papers, 1896-1935 The New York Public Library. Music Division.
referencedIn Seidl, Anton, 1850-1898. Collection of musical autographs, 1870-1943. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868. Gioacchino Rossini autograph letter to [Cosima Wagner?], 1868 May 12. Library of Congress
referencedIn Moldenhauer Archives at the Library of Congress, circa 1000-circa 1990 Music Division Library of Congress
referencedIn Thode-von Bülow, Daniela, 1860-1940. Autograph postcards signed (2), dated : Bayreuth, 2 May 1924, and Gardone (Italy), 15 May 1936, to Grace M. Schirmer (Mrs. Gustave Schirmer), 1924 May 2. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. Autograph letter signed, dated : Hamburg, 16 October 1905, to an unidentified conductor, 1905 Oct. 16. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Susanne Weinert papers relating to Richard and Cosima Wagner, 1875-1895 The New York Public Library. Music Division.
creatorOf Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. [Letter] 1905, February 11, Bayreuth [to an unidentified male recipient] / C[osima] Wagner. Northwestern University
referencedIn Weinert, Susanne. Papers relating to Richard and Cosima Wagner, 1875-1895. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. Letter to [Jeannette Leonard Gilder], 1874 September 23. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. Autograph letters signed (3), and a letter in an unidentified hand, dated : Bayreuth, 29 May, 26 June, and 27 June, 1893, and Florence, 16 March 1900, to [Karl Reimann], 1893 May 29 and 1900 Mar. 16. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn William Gilman Thompson autograph collection, 1771-1924 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Thompson, William Gilman, 1856-1927,. William Gilman Thompson autograph collection, 1771-1924 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886. Autograph letters signed (2), dated : Weimar Feb. 28 1850, and [n.p.] Apr. 2 1851, to [his son, Daniel], 1850 Feb. 28. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn General Collection manuscript music miscellany, [ca. 1600-ongoing] Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Carl V. Lachmund collection, 1857-1966 The New York Public Library. Music Division.
creatorOf Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. Autograph letter signed, dated : Partenkirchen-Riedberg, 17 September 1902, to Lady Galloway, 1902 Sept. 17. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Documents relating to Richard Wagner, 1843-1883. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. Autograph letters signed (13), dated : Lucerne and Bayreuth, 1871-1894, to George Davidsohn in Berlin, 1871 Sept. 4 and 1872 Mar. 4. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Juilliard School collection of autograph letters and other documents, 1793-1985. The Juilliard School, Lila Acheson Wallace Library
creatorOf Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. Autograph letter signed from Cosima Wagner to Mlle. Cécile Cleveland, Luzern, ---- Nov. 13. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Liszt, Maria Anna, 1788-1866. Autograph letters signed (4) : Paris, 26 March 1860, 7 September and 26 December 1861, [and n.p., n.d.], to Mme [Minna] Wagner, 1860-1861, 1860 Mar. 26, and n.d. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Lachmund, Carl V. Carl V. Lachmund collection, 1857-1966. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Rogers Memorial Collection: Henry Munroe Rogers papers, 1812-1937 (inclusive), 1862-1937 (bulk). Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Autograph letter signed, autograph document, and printed document, dated : Lucerne, 21 August 1870, to [G.A. Bonfantini in Basel], 1870 Aug. 21. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912. General Collection manuscript music miscellany, [ca. 1600-ongoing]. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Bekker, Paul, 1882-1937. The Paul Bekker papers, 1883-1937 (bulk). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. Autograph letter signed, dated : Bayreuth, 9 November 1893, to unidentified recipients, 1893 Nov. 9. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. Autograph note, dated : [Bayreuth, 27 Aug. 1896], to [Marie Brema], [1896, Aug. 27]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886. Autograph letter signed, dated : Weimar, 9 September 1876, to [Mrs. Gustav Schirmer], 1876 Sept. 9. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. Autograph letter signed, dated : Bayreuth, 17 August 1877, to Herr [Alexander Wilhelm?] Gottschalg, "Hoforganist und Seminarlehrer" in Weimar, 1877 Aug. 17. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Du Moulin-Eckart, Richard, Graf, 1864-1938. Cosima Wagner and her paladin : from unpublished autograph letters / by Richard Count Du Moulin Eckart ; translated by Lola Lorme. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Sohn, Joseph, 1862-1935. Papers, 1896-1935. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886. Autograph letter signed, dated : Weimar Oct. 24 1855, to [Franziska Elisabeth von Bülow], 1855 Oct. 24. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Autograph document signed with initials, dated : [Vienna], 10 July 1881, 1881 July 10. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. Autograph letter signed C. von Bülow Liszt, dated : Munich 29 April 1865, to an unidentified privy councillor, 1865 Apr. 29. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Chabrier, Emmanuel, 1841-1894. Autograph letter signed, dated : [Bayreuth, 24 July 1889], to his wife, 1889 July 24. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. Autograph letter signed, dated : Bayreuth, 23 April 1902, to Mr. Pergramm , 1902 Apr. 23. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Autograph letters signed (23), and 3 written and signed by Cosima Wagner on his behalf, dated : Lucerne and Bayreuth, 1870-1875, to G.A. Bonfantini in Basel, 1870 June 17 and 1872 Aug. 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Thoma, Hans, 1839-1924. Letters : Frankfurt, to Cosima Wagner, 1889 March 18-April 2. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. Autograph letter signed, dated : Bayreuth, 7 August 1893, to an unidentified recipient, 1893 Aug. 7. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Bekker, Paul, 1882-1937. The Paul Bekker papers, 1839-1981 (inclusive) Yale University, Music Library
referencedIn Documents relating to Richard Wagner, 1843-1883. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Autograph letter signed, dated : Lucerne, 15 November 1865, to [Giovannina Lucca], 1865 Nov. 15. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn The Paul Bekker Papers, 1883-1937 (bulk) Irving S. Gilmore Music Library, Yale University
creatorOf Wagner, Siegfried, 1869-1930. Wagner-Jenkins correspondence. Yale University Library
creatorOf Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. Autograph note on her visiting card : [n.p., n.d.], n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Richard and Cosima Wagner letters collection, 1858-1901. Princeton University Library
creatorOf Hench, Atcheson Laughlin, 1891-1974,. Letters chiefly of prominent literary figures [manuscript] 1868-1903. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Letter, 1873 September 15 : Bayreuth to Alfred Forman, London. Washington State University, Holland and Terrell Libraries
referencedIn Bülow, Hans von, 1830-1894. Autograph letters signed (33), autograph copy of a letter to Prince Hohenzollern-Hechingen, autograph document entitled "Conzertprogrammpläne für die Saison 1864-65 Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde," dated : Berlin, Munich, Breslau, Hanover, Wiesbaden, and [n.p.], 1858-1865 and 1868, [and n.d.], to Max Seifriz, 1858 Mar. 1, 1858-1865 and 1868, and n.d. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Wagner, Siegfried, 1869-1930. Wagner-Jenkins correspondence [microform]. Yale University Library
referencedIn Wagner, Minna, 1809-1866. Copy of a letter in the hand of Ludwig Strecker, dated : Dresden, 8 March 1862, to [Frau Schott], 1862 Mar. 8. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. Autograph letter signed C. de Bulow : [n.p., Berlin?, n.d., ca. 1862], to Franz Kroll, [n.d., ca. 1862]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Collection of Musical Autographs, 1870-1943 Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
creatorOf Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. Autograph letter signed C. de Bulow, née Liszt, dated : [Munich, early December 1865], to M. [John Lodge?] Ellerton, 1865, December. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. Autograph letter signed, dated : [n.p., Berlin?, Jan. 1864?, to Max Seifriz], 1864 Jan. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. Autograph letter signed, dated : Bayreuth, 5 September 1876, to Misses [i.e. Mrs.] [Gustav] Schirmer, 1876 Sep. 5. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Gura, Eugen, 1842-1906. Autograph letter signed, dated : Munich, 25 November 1886, to [Cosima Wagner], 1886 Nov. 25. Pierpont Morgan Library.
Role Title Holding Repository
Direct Relationships
Relation Name
associatedWith Alvary, Max, 1856-1898. person
associatedWith Amsler und Rudhart. corporateBody
associatedWith Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. person
associatedWith Batz, Karl. person
associatedWith Bayreuther Festspiele. corporateBody
associatedWith Bechstein, Carl, 1826-1900. person
associatedWith Bekker, Paul, 1882-1937. person
associatedWith Brema, Marie, 1856-1925, person
associatedWith Bronsart, Hans von, 1830-1913. person
associatedWith Bülow, Hans von, 1830-1894. person
associatedWith Chabrier, Emmanuel, 1841-1894. person
associatedWith Chamberlain, Houston Stewart, 1855-1927. person
associatedWith Davidsohn, George, 1835-1897, person
associatedWith Doepler, Carl Emil, 1824-1905. person
associatedWith Du Moulin-Eckart, Richard, Graf, 1864-1938. person
associatedWith Eckert, Karl, 1820-1879. person
associatedWith Ellerton, John Lodge, 1801-1873, person
associatedWith Flagler, Harry Harkness, person
associatedWith Galloway, person
associatedWith Gilder, Jeannette L. (Jeannette Leonard), 1849-1916, person
associatedWith Glasenapp, Carl Friedrich, 1847-1915. person
associatedWith Gluck, Christoph Willibald, Ritter von, 1714-1787. person
associatedWith Gottschalg, Alexander Wilhelm, 1827-1908, person
associatedWith Grüning, Wilhelm, 1858-1942. person
associatedWith Gura, Eugen, 1842-1906. person
associatedWith Hülsen, Botho von, 1815-1886. person
associatedWith Humperdinck, Engelbert, 1854-1921. person
associatedWith Hutt, Johann. person
associatedWith Jahn, Wilhelm, 1835-1900. person
associatedWith Kaschmann, Giuseppe, 1847-1925. person
associatedWith Klein, Julius Leopold, 1810-1876. person
associatedWith Klindworth, Karl, 1830-1916. person
associatedWith Kroll, Franz, 1820-1877, person
associatedWith Lachmund, Carl, 1853-1928 person
associatedWith Lachmund, Carl V. person
associatedWith Langhans. person
associatedWith Levi, Frau. person
associatedWith Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886. person
associatedWith Liszt, Maria Anna, 1788-1866. person
associatedWith Loën, August Friedrich, baron von, 1828-1887. person
associatedWith Mary Flagler Cary Music Collection (Pierpont Morgan Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Meyer Cohn, Alexander, 1853-1904, person
associatedWith Meyer, Georg. person
associatedWith Moldenhauer, Hans. person
associatedWith Muck, Karl, 1859-1940. person
associatedWith Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Music Library. General Manuscript Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Pergramm, person
associatedWith Raff, Joachim, 1822-1882. person
associatedWith Reimann, Karl, person
correspondedWith Rogers, Henry Munroe, 1839-1937 person
correspondedWith Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868. person
associatedWith Rubinstein, Josef, 1847-1884. person
associatedWith Schemann, Ludwig. person
associatedWith Schirmer, G. (Gustav), Mrs, person
associatedWith Schleinitz, Marie, gräfin von, 1842-1912. person
associatedWith Schnorr von Carolsfeld, Ludwig, 1836-1865. person
associatedWith Schweninger, Ernst, 1840-1924. person
associatedWith Seidl, Anton, 1850-1898. person
associatedWith Seifriz, Max, 1827-1885, person
associatedWith Sohn, Joseph, 1862-1935. person
associatedWith Stern. person
associatedWith Stevenson. person
associatedWith Tausig, Carl, 1841-1871. person
associatedWith Thode-von Bülow, Daniela, 1860-1940. person
correspondedWith Thoma, Hans, 1839-1924. person
associatedWith Thompson, William Gilman, 1856-1927, person
associatedWith Van Dyck, Ernest, 1861-1923. person
associatedWith Voltz, Karl, person
associatedWith Wagner, Minna, 1809-1866. person
associatedWith Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. person
associatedWith Wagner, Siegfried, 1869-1930. person
associatedWith Weber, Carl Maria von, 1786-1826. person
associatedWith Weinert, Susanne person
associatedWith Weinert, Susanne. person
associatedWith Winkelmann, Hermann, 1849-1912. person
associatedWith Zeller, Heinrich, 1856-1934. person
associatedWith Zucchi, Virginia, 1847-1930. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Germany--19th century
Subject
Composers' spouses--Correspondence
Music--19th century
Occupation
Composers--Germany--19th century
Function

Person

Birth 1837-12-24

Death 1930-04-01

Germans

German

Information

Permalink: http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w64x5j37

Ark ID: w64x5j37

SNAC ID: 58906789