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Costume design

  • Date:

    ca. 1874 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Ink on paper

  • Museum number:

    S.178-1998

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Date

ca. 1874 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Ink on paper

Object history note

Manuscript pages and original costume sketches interleaved between issues of The Architect in one bound volume: S.170 to S.188-1998. The volume was loaned to the exhibition 'E. W.Godwin - Aesthetic Movement Architect and Designer' at The Bard Graduate Centre in New York, and displayed so as to show S.173:1-1998. The bound volume was valued at £5000.00 in 1998. Associated production: Playwright: William Shakespeare. Designer: E.W. Godwin. Performance category: Drama.

Descriptive line

One page of original designs by E.W. Godwin illustrating a published article on "The Architecture and Costume of Shakespeare's Plays" in the journal, The Architect: one of a series of manuscript pages and original costume sketches interleaved between issues of The Architect in one bound volume covering the period, October 1874 - October 1876.

Subjects depicted

Costume

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Designs; Stage costumes

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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