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Costume design

Costume design

  • Date:

    1993 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Docherty, Peter (designers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, watercolour and silver and gold marker pen on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage


1993 (made)


Docherty, Peter (designers)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, watercolour and silver and gold marker pen on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'P.Docherty 93 / Design 30'
Signature. Lower right hand corner.

'Design 31 / Silver + Gold / Act 3'
Textual information. Upper right hand corner.

Object history note

Peter Docherty (1944-) is a prolific artist who has worked extensively in ballet. In his capacity as director of Central St Martin's Theatre Design Course he has influenced a generation of theatre designers. For this production of The Sleeping Beauty, Docherty worked with the choreographer, Ronald Hynd, with whom he has collaborated for over twenty years. See S.40 to S.76-1998. Associated production: The Sleeping Beauty. Designer: Peter Docherty. Performing company: English National Ballet. Mayflower Theatre, Southampton and Coliseum, London, 21.10.1993.

Descriptive line

Costume design by Peter Docherty for a female Silver and Gold dancer in Act III of The Sleeping Beauty, 1993-94

Subjects depicted



Entertainment & Leisure; Designs; Stage costumes


Theatre and Performance Collection

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