The Fictional Royal Audience
Ever fascinated with the idea of Mozart the child prodigy, and ever trying
to capture the charm and spectacle associated with the idea of the boy
genius, artists have produced numerous depictions of Mozart being presented
to Empress Maria Theresa.
The Young Mozart Being Presented to the Empress Maria
Theresa. Painting by Eduard Ender, 1869. Original owned by the Mozarteum,