Pasetti, Leo

SET DESIGNER (GERMANY)
BORN 17 Mar 1889, St. Petersburg - DIED 24 Jan 1937, München, Bayern
GRAVE LOCATION München, Bayern: Nordfriedhof, Ungererstrasse 130 (114-1-36)

Leo Pasetti was the son of the Russian court photographer Anacleto Pasetti. His started his career as the set designer for the cabaret "Die Elf Scharfrichter". After that he worked for the Münchener Kammerspiele and in 1920 he was appointed production director of the Bavarian State Theatre at the Gärtnerplatzt. He held this position until his early death in 1937.

Pasetti was married twice. His first wife was the painter Ingebord Hartmann, who was a daughter of the painter Karl Hartmann ((1861-1927). His second wife was the Dutch opera singer and violinist Elisabeth Ohms. Their son was the actor Peter Pasetti.

Family
• Son: Pasetti, Peter

Images

The grave of Leo and Peter Pasetti at the Nordfriedhof, Munich.
Picture by Androom (30 Aug 2009)

 

Sources
• Scheibmayr, Erich, Wer? Wann? Wo?, Persönlichkeiten in Münchner Friedhöfen, Verlag Erich Scheibmayr, München, 1989
Wikipedia (DE)


Pasetti, Peter

Published: 25 Nov 2023
Last update: 25 Nov 2023