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Theatre design - design for Sultan's Official Divan in Aladdin
  • design for Sultan's Official Divan in Aladdin
    Nielsen, Kay, born 1886 - died 1957
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design for Sultan's Official Divan in Aladdin

  • Object:

    Theatre design

  • Date:

    1916 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Nielsen, Kay, born 1886 - died 1957 (made by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    bodycolour and gold

  • Museum number:

    E.798-1939

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case DT, shelf 118

Physical description

Kay Nielsen, bodycolour and gold design for the Sultan's official divan in Aladdin, as produced at the Theatre Royal, Copenhagen

Date

1916 (made)

Artist/maker

Nielsen, Kay, born 1886 - died 1957 (made by)

Materials and Techniques

bodycolour and gold

Dimensions

Height: 28.9 cm, Width: 35.5 cm

Descriptive line

Kay Nielsen, design for Aladdin, as produced at the Theatre Royal, Copenhagen, 1916

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, 1985
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1939, published under the Authority of the Ministry of Education, London, 1950

Materials

Bodycolour; Gold paint

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

Theatre; Designs; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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