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Sketchbook

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (drawn)

  • Date:

    1888 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wilhelm, C. RI, born 1858 - died 1925 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen, or pen and watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by James Syme Henderson

  • Museum number:

    E.1497-1932

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 91, shelf B, box 7

Physical description

Design for a costume for a performance of the ballet Rose d’Armour produced at the Empire Theatre, London, May, 1888. In a volume containing various designs for stage costumes.

Place of Origin

Britain (drawn)

Date

1888 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Wilhelm, C. RI, born 1858 - died 1925 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Pen, or pen and watercolour

Dimensions

Height: 23.1 cm volume, Width: 18.1 cm volume, Depth: 3.2 cm volume

Descriptive line

Drawing by William John Charles Pitcher, design for a costume for a performance of the ballet Rose d’Armour produced at the Empire Theatre, London, May, 1888

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Department of Prints and Drawings, Theatre Costume Design in the Victoria and Albert Museum Colour Microfiche, Emmett Microform, 1983
Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1932. London: HMSO, 1933.

Materials

Paper; Ink; Watercolour

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Costume design

Categories

Theatre; Drawings; Designs; Dance; Clothing

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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