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Set designs - The Music Box Show
  • The Music Box Show
    Kingman, Tod, born 1910 - died 1987
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The Music Box Show

  • Object:

    Set designs

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (designed)

  • Date:

    1960 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Kingman, Tod, born 1910 - died 1987 (designers)
    Delany, Edward (designers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gouache, pastel and ink on drawing board

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Roger Fox

  • Museum number:

    S.1099-2015

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Set design of Act I Scene 9: "The Great Waltz", The Imperial Palace, Vienna for The Music Box Show, starring Liberace, London Palladium, 1960.

Physical description

Gouache, pastel and ink on drawing board Set design of Act I Scene 9: "The Great Waltz", The Imperial Palace, Vienna for The Music Box Show, starring Liberace, London Palladium, 1960. The design features a large ballroom in the Imperial Palace with light blue walls and chairs, along with two free-standing gold candelabras and gold chandelier. There is a figure playing a gold grand piano at centre.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (designed)

Date

1960 (designed)

Artist/maker

Kingman, Tod, born 1910 - died 1987 (designers)
Delany, Edward (designers)

Materials and Techniques

Gouache, pastel and ink on drawing board

Marks and inscriptions

Scene 6
On reverse in blue ink

Dimensions

Height: 25.8 cm, Width: 35.5 cm

Descriptive line

Set design of Act I Scene 9: "The Great Waltz", The Imperial Palace, Vienna for The Music Box Show, starring Liberace, London Palladium, 1960

Materials

Gouache; Pastel; Drawing board; Ink

Techniques

Drawing (image-making); Painting (image-making)

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Designs; Theatre; LGBTQ

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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