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Costume design - Aloysia


  • Object:

    Costume design

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1936 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and watercolour drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Artist

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case DT, shelf 8, box D

Physical description

Pen and watercolour design for Irene Eisinger's costume as Aloysia Weber in a revue at the Adelphi Theatre, London.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)


1936 (made)


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

Materials and Techniques

Pen and watercolour drawing


Height: 12.3 in, Width: 9.125 in

Descriptive line

Ernst Stern. Aloysia. Costume for Aloysia Weber in Scene 12 of the revue 'Follow the Sun', at the Adelphi Theatre, London. Great Britain, 1936.

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.





Subjects depicted

Opera; Theatre; Singers; Costume


Theatre; Drawings


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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