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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 pencil, pen and ink, watercolour and gold

  • Museum number:

    E.999-1966

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

One of two designs for the costumes of Roderigo in Shakespeare's 'Othello'. Drawing by Eric Forbes-Robertson in pencil, pen and ink, watercolour and gold. With specimens of fabric attached. Signed 'Le Celte' and numbered '2'. Inscribed with notes and '2nd dress. Roderigo. Mr. Graham Brown'

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1902 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Drawing in pencil, pen and ink, watercolour and gold

Marks and inscriptions

'Le Celte'
Signed

'2'
Numbered

'2nd dress. Roderigo. Mr Graham Brown
Inscribed with notes and

Dimensions

Length: 30.7 cm, Height: 12.5 cm

Descriptive line

One of two designs for the costumes of Roderigo in Shakespeare's 'Othello'. Drawing by Eric Forbes-Robertson in pencil, pen and ink, watercolour and gold. With specimens of fabric attached. Signed 'Le Celte' and numbered '2'. Inscribed with notes and '2nd dress. Roderigo. Mr. Graham Brown'

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

Pencil; Pen and ink; Watercolour; Gold

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Costume

Categories

Drawings; Theatre; Shakespeare; Scotland

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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