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

  • Date:

    1881 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil and watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage


1881 (made)


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

Materials and Techniques

Pencil and watercolour on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Textual information. Upper left hand corner.

'caps of officials'
Textual information. Beneath right hand caps.

Signature. Upper left hand side.

'1st act / Carlos / 1st scene / without / falcon chain / or hat but / white / skull cap'
Textual information. Lower left hand side of figure.

'Friend of / Carlos in / undress'
Textual information. Lower right hand side of figure.

Object history note

Associated production: Juana. Designer: E.W. Godwin. Actor: Johnston Forbes-Robertson. Royal Court Theatre, London, 7.5.1881. Performance category: Drama. Johnston Forbes-Robertson played the role of Don Carlos in this production.

Descriptive line

Costume design by E.W. Godwin for Don Carlos and a Friend of Carlos in Juana, 1881

Subjects depicted



Entertainment & Leisure; Designs; Stage costumes


Theatre and Performance Collection

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