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  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1960 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Feibusch, Hans, born 1898 - died 1998 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gouache on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2A, shelf DR56, box CONS

Physical description

A painting depicting four Commedia dell'Arte figures and three circus performers with a monkey.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


1960 (made)


Feibusch, Hans, born 1898 - died 1998 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Gouache on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed 'HF/60'.


Height: 20.6 cm, Width: 54.9 cm

Descriptive line

Painting by Hans Feibusch, design adapted from those created for the decoration of the tearoom for the 'Britain Can Make It' held at the Victoria and Albert Museum in 1946, gouache on card, Great Britain, 1960

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1994


Card; Gouache



Subjects depicted

Monkey; Circus performer; Commedia dell'arte


Paintings; History of the V&A; Entertainment & Leisure; Animals and Wildlife; Theatre; Circus


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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