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Costume design

  • Date:

    1989 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Koltai, Ralph, born 1924 - died 2018 (designers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Crayon, gouache and silver paint on printed paper, applied to painted card

  • Museum number:

    S.843-1996

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Date

1989 (made)

Artist/maker

Koltai, Ralph, born 1924 - died 2018 (designers)

Materials and Techniques

Crayon, gouache and silver paint on printed paper, applied to painted card

Marks and inscriptions

'Koltai 89'
Signature. Lower left hand side.

Object history note

Designs, plans and dyelines for this production: S.843-1996 to S.931-1996. All Ralph Koltai's costume designs for Metropolis were valued for loan to the Central St Martins College Ralph Koltai Retrospective (Theatre Designs - The Exploration of Space, October-November 1997). This design was not loaned for exhibition. Associated production: Metropolis. Designer: Ralph Koltai. Director: Jerome Savary. Actor: Judy Kuhn. Piccadilly Theatre, London, 8.3.1989. Performance category: Musical Theatre. Production type: World premiere. Judy Kuhn played the role of Futura in this production.

Descriptive line

Costume design by Ralph Koltai for Futura (The Robot) in Metropolis, 1989

Subjects depicted

Costume

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Designs; Stage costumes

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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