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    Warre, Michael, born 1922 - died 1987
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Costume design

  • Object:

    Costume design

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (possibly, designed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1950 (Drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Warre, Michael, born 1922 - died 1987 (costume designers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen & ink, and wash on Paper

  • Museum number:

    S.107-2002

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Costume design for Sir Kay in an Unidentified Production. The design depicts a full length male figure wearing a "medieval" style tunic, helmet, tights, and ankle boots. His sword, and his right hand is resting on an plinth on his right.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (possibly, designed)

Date

ca. 1950 (Drawn)

Artist/maker

Warre, Michael, born 1922 - died 1987 (costume designers)

Materials and Techniques

Pen & ink, and wash on Paper

Marks and inscriptions

' Sir Kay '
Textual information; Upper right hand corner.; handwriting; ink; Warre, Michael

' By Michael Warre '
Textual information; On reverse upper left hand corner; handwriting; pencil; Stone, Alix

Dimensions

Height: 289 mm, Width: 226 mm

Object history note

This costume design by Michael Warre for an Unidentified Production is part of an extensive collection of designs purchased by the Theatre Museum directly from the artist & designer Alix Stone in 1994.

Descriptive line

Costume design by Michael Warre for Sir Kay in an Unidentified Production, ca. 1950.

Production Note

Reason For Production: Commission

Materials

Paper; Ink

Techniques

Drawn; Wash technique

Subjects depicted

Costume design; Plays; Knights

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Theatre; Designs

Production Type

Unique

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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