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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:

    Pencil and watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    S.156-1998

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Date

1883 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Pencil and watercolour on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'2 costu[...] / in 2 diff[...] / colors'
Textual information. Upper centre. Part of this inscription is missing.

'EWG'
Signature. Lower right hand side of figure.

'make this / [...]embroidery not too [...] / for a / [Gen]tleman'
Textual information. Lower right hand corner. Part of this inscription is missing.

Object history note

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 man in Claudian, 1883, with a diagram showing how to drape a mantle

Subjects depicted

Costume

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Designs; Stage costumes

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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