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Costume design - The Pirates of Penzance
  • The Pirates of Penzance
    Anderson, Percy, born 1851 - died 1928
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The Pirates of Penzance

  • Object:

    Costume design

  • Place of origin:

    London (designed)

  • Date:

    1919-20 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Anderson, Percy, born 1851 - died 1928 (designers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour and bodycolour on card with fabric

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dame Bridget D'Oyly Carte.
    The V&A wishes to acknowledge the generous support given by The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation, which facilitated the cataloguing of the D’Oyly Carte Archive designs in 2015/16.

  • Museum number:

    S.2912-2015

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Costume design by Percy Anderson for the Chorus from a production of The Pirates of Penzance, Princes Theatre, 1919-20.

Place of Origin

London (designed)

Date

1919-20 (designed)

Artist/maker

Anderson, Percy, born 1851 - died 1928 (designers)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour and bodycolour on card with fabric

Descriptive line

Costume design by Percy Anderson for the Chorus from a production of The Pirates of Penzance, Princes Theatre, 1919-20

Materials

Watercolour; Card; Bodycolour; Cloth; Cheesecloth

Techniques

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

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Theatre; Designs

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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