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Costume design - Princess Ida

Princess Ida

  • Object:

    Costume design

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (designed)

  • Date:

    1954 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wade, James (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour and pencil on paper with fabric swatches attached

  • 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.3753-2015

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Costume design by James Wade for King Gama in a production of Princess Ida, Savoy Theatre, 1954.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (designed)

Date

1954 (designed)

Artist/maker

Wade, James (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour and pencil on paper with fabric swatches attached

Descriptive line

Costume design by James Wade for King Gama in a production of Princess Ida, Savoy Theatre, 1954

Materials

Watercolour; Pencil; Paper; Fabric

Techniques

Painting; Drawing; Designing

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Designs; Theatre

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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