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Costume design

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (drawn)

  • Date:

    1934 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mann, Cathleen (Marchioness of Queensberry), born 1896 - died 1959 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawing, water-colour with metal paper appliqué on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Artist.

  • Museum number:

    E.2253-1934

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case DT, shelf 15

Physical description

Costume design depicting a banquet dress. It is signed "Cathleen Mann 1934."

Place of Origin

Great Britain (drawn)

Date

1934 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Mann, Cathleen (Marchioness of Queensberry), born 1896 - died 1959 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Drawing, water-colour with metal paper appliqué on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Cathleen Mann 1934
Signed

Dimensions

Height: 20.75 in, Width: 11.75 in

Descriptive line

Costume design, drawn by Cathleen Mann, Marchioness of Queensberry, for the film "Chu Chun Chow", produced by the Gaumont-British Picture Corporation, Ltd, Great Britain, 1934.

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

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

Materials

Paper; Water-colour; Metal

Techniques

Applique; Drawing

Subjects depicted

Dress

Categories

Theatre; Designs; Clothing; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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