A 3D model of J. Mees and Fr. Proost’s scale model of the “underwater cave” from Rimsky-Korsakov’s Sadko can be downloaded here (6,2 MB).
To view the model the SketchUp Viewer must be installed. This viewer can be downloaded here.
Mees and Proost designed their model in 1924-1925 in preparation of the performances of Sadko in the Royal Flemish Opera of Antwerp in 1925.
In case of questions or comments, feel free to contact me (firstname.lastname@example.org)!
Image 1. A scan of one of the original pieces of the scale model
Image 2. A photo of the original set ((c) Antwerp City Archives)
Image 3. An image of the virtual model