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

  • Date:

    1883 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage


1883 (made)


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

Materials and Techniques

Pen on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'From an ivory c.AD 430'
Textual information. Identifies figure.

'From an ivory of AD 391'
Textual information. Identifies bust.

Object history note

S.154:1-1998 and S.154:2-1998 were loaned to the Bard Graduate Center, New York, for the exhibition, E.W. Godwin - Aesthetic Movement Architect and Designer, November 1999 - February 2000. Of necessity, S.154:4-1998 had also to be loaned, but was not displayed. The complete design (S.154:1 to 4-1998) was valued at £750.00 in 1998. Associated production: Claudian. Designer: E.W. Godwin. Princess's Theatre, London, 6.12.1883. Performance category: Drama. Production type: World premiere.

Descriptive line

Costume design by E.W. Godwin for a woman in Claudian, 1883, plus a sketch of a bust, drawn on the back of S.154:1-1998

Subjects depicted



Entertainment & Leisure; Designs; Stage costumes


Theatre and Performance Collection

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