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Costume design
  • Costume design
    Godwin, Edward William, born 1833 - died 1886
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Costume design

  • Date:

    1875 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Godwin, Edward William, born 1833 - died 1886 (designers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Ink and wash on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage


1875 (made)


Godwin, Edward William, born 1833 - died 1886 (designers)

Materials and Techniques

Ink and wash on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'J.Amman / One of the Senators / 3 Magistrates / Chief of the Council of 10 the / same only plain red gown'
Textual information. Beneath figure of Senator.

'Pagano / after / Titian'
Textual information. Above sketch of hats.

'attending before / the Doge'
Textual information. Lower right hand side of attendant.

Object history note

Associated production: The Merchant of Venice. Designer: E.W. Godwin. Prince of Wales Theatre and Scala Theatre, London, 17.4.1875. Performance category: Drama.

Descriptive line

Costume design by E.W. Godwin for a Senator and Attendant in The Merchant of Venice, 1875

Subjects depicted

Attendants; Senators


Entertainment & Leisure; Designs; Stage costumes


Theatre and Performance Collection

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