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Ariadne

  • Object:

    Costume design

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (made)

  • Date:

    1912 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Stern, Ernst, born 1876 - died 1954 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Artist

  • Museum number:

    E.1219-1937

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case DT, shelf 106

Physical description

Pencil design for the theatrical costume of Ariadne in a one act opera by Richard Strauss.

Place of Origin

Germany (made)

Date

1912 (made)

Artist/maker

Stern, Ernst, born 1876 - died 1954 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil drawing

Dimensions

Height: 15.625 in, Width: 9 in

Descriptive line

Ernst Stern. 'Ariadne'. Costume design for 'Ariadne auf Naxos', an opera in one act by Richard Strauss, first produced by Max Reinhardt after a performance of Molière's 'Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme' in Stuttgart. Germany, 1912.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1937, London: Board of Education, 1938.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Opera; Theatre; Costume

Categories

Theatre; Drawings; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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