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Costume design - Costume design by Attilio Comelli
  • Costume design by Attilio Comelli
    Comelli, Attilio, born 1858 - died 1925
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Costume design by Attilio Comelli

  • Object:

    Costume design

  • Place of origin:

    London (drawn)

  • Date:

    1919 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Comelli, Attilio, born 1858 - died 1925 (designers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour and ink on board

  • Credit Line:

    Gabrielle Enthoven Collection

  • Museum number:

    S.176-2015

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Costume design by Attilio Comelli (1858-1925) for an unidentified lady, dated 1919

Physical description

Costume design by Attilio Comelli for a lady wearing an exaggerated 18th century wig of ginger hair topped with a white mob cap. She stands with her hands in the pockets of a dress of wide vertical stripes, alterating plain grey and white decorated with pink flowers, and a shoulder cape of three tiers of green fabric, turned back at the neck to form a pink collar. Signed and dated, with fabric swatches in upper left hand corner.

Place of Origin

London (drawn)

Date

1919 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Comelli, Attilio, born 1858 - died 1925 (designers)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour and ink on board

Dimensions

Height: 36.5 cm, Width: 27 cm

Descriptive line

Costume design by Attilio Comelli for an unidentified lady, dated 1919

Materials

Watercolour; Ink; Millboard

Techniques

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

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Designs; Theatre

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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