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design for the First Player

  • Object:

    Print

  • Date:

    1951 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Andreu, Mariano, born 1888 - died 1976 (made by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    preliminary pencil, gouache and wash

  • Museum number:

    E.1010-1970

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case DT, shelf 101

Physical description

Original design for the costume of the First Player in Hamlet at the New Theatre.

Date

1951 (made)

Artist/maker

Andreu, Mariano, born 1888 - died 1976 (made by)

Materials and Techniques

preliminary pencil, gouache and wash

Marks and inscriptions

Signed and dated 'Mariano Andreu 28. Fevrier 51.'
Inscribed 'Hamlet - Guinness new theatre London Player I'
Numbered XXIX

Dimensions

Height: 33.2 cm, Width: 23.8 cm

Descriptive line

Mariano Andreau, design for the First Player in Hamlet at the New Theatre, 1951.

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

Department of Prints and Drawings, Theatre Costume Design in the Victoria and Albert Museum Colour Microfiche, Emmett Microform, 1983

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Costume design

Categories

Theatre

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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