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Costumes design for 'Jack and the Beanstalk'

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1899 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Comelli, Attilio, born 1858 - died 1925 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour design

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Arthur Collins

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 92, shelf D, box 44

Physical description

Watercolour design (1 of 122) for costumes in the pantomime, 'Jack and the Beanstalk'.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)


1899 (made)


Comelli, Attilio, born 1858 - died 1925 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour design


Height: 15 in Average size, Width: 10 in

Descriptive line

Watercolour design by Attilio Comelli (1 of 122) for costumes in the pantomime, 'Jack and the Beanstalk', produced by the Drury Lane Theatre, London. Great Britain, 1899.

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
Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings Accessions 1934 London: Published under the Authority of the Board of Education, 1935





Subjects depicted

Theatre; Pantomime


Drawings; Designs; Theatre


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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