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Mephistopheles

"Mephistopheles (/ˌmɛfɪˈstɒfɪˌliːz/, German pronunciation: [mefɪˈstoːfɛlɛs]; also Mephistophilus, Mephostopheles, Mephistophilis, Mephisto, Mephastophilis, and other variants) is a demon featured in German folklore. He originally appeared in literature as the demon in the Faust legend, and he has since appeared in other works as a stock character (see: Mephistopheles in popular culture)." - (en.wikipedia.org 22.09.2019)

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"Faust. Erster Theil" Mephisto tritt hinter dem Ofen hervorKlassische Walpurgisnacht. 2. Akt: Sphinx: Die Lamien sind’s lustfeine DirnenHochgebirg. 4. Akt: Faust: Gebirgsmasse bleibt mir edel-stumm, / Ich frag nicht Faust, den Boden berührend: Wo ist sie?. 2. Akt: Klassische WalpurgisnachtMephistopheles. Die Mütter sind esGrab. 5. Akt: Mephistopheles: Der Körper liegt, und will der Geist entfliehn / P
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Was depicted (Actor) Mephistopheles
Was depicted (Actor) Faust
Printing plate produced Friedrich Weber (1813-1882)

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