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Costume for the Yellow Commander

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1931 (made)
    1923 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Calthrop, Peggy (designer)
    Zinkeisen, Doris Clare (ROI), born 1898 - died 1991 (made by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    bodycolour

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Playfair

  • Museum number:

    E.1040-1935

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Doris Clare Zinkeisen, bodycolour design for the Yellow Commander in the Brothers Capek's The Insect Play at the Regent Theatre

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1931 (made)
1923 (made)

Artist/maker

Calthrop, Peggy (designer)
Zinkeisen, Doris Clare (ROI), born 1898 - died 1991 (made by)

Materials and Techniques

bodycolour

Dimensions

Height: 17 in, Width: 11.125 in, Height: 36 cm, Width: 26 cm

Descriptive line

Doris Clare Zinkeisen, one of 14 designs for the Brothers Capek's The Insect Play at the Regent Theatre, 1923

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, 1983

Materials

Paper; Bodycolour; Paper

Techniques

Drawing; Drawing

Subjects depicted

Princesses; Pantomime; Costume; Theatre

Categories

Theatre; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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