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Theatre design

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1902 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Forbes-Robertson, Eric, born 1865 - died 1935 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawing in pen and ink and watercolour

  • Museum number:

    E.1005-1966

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case DT, shelf 55

Physical description

Design for the costume of a character in Shakespeare's Othello. Drawing by Eric Forbes-Robertson in pen and ink and watercolour, with a specimen of fabric attached. Inscribed 'Soldier Sailor'.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1902 (made)

Artist/maker

Forbes-Robertson, Eric, born 1865 - died 1935 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Drawing in pen and ink and watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

'Soldier Sailor'
Inscribed

Dimensions

Length: 26 cm, Height: 11.4 cm Taken from 'Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1966' published by HMSO 1967

Descriptive line

Design for the costume of a character in Shakespeare's Othello. Drawing by Eric Forbes-Robertson in pen and ink and watercolour, with a specimen of fabric attached. Inscribed 'Soldier Sailor'.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1966 pub. HMSO 1967

Materials

Pen and ink and watercolour

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Costume

Categories

Drawings; Theatre; Shakespeare; Scotland

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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