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The Gondoliers

  • Object:

    Theatre design

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1929 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Ricketts, Charles, born 1866 - died 1931 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pen and ink with wash and chinese white

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    E.968-1933

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2G, shelf DR110

Physical description

Design (squared for enlarging) for ceiling-decoration for stage-setting of "The Gondolier"

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1929 (made)

Artist/maker

Ricketts, Charles, born 1866 - died 1931 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

pen and ink with wash and chinese white

Dimensions

Height: 26 cm, Width: 38.5 cm

Descriptive line

Charles de Sousy Ricketts. Design (squared for enlarging) for ceiling-decoration for stage-setting of "The Gondolier," produced at the Savoy Theatre, London, October 21, 1929

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1933, London: Printed under the Authority of the Board of Education 1934

Materials

Watercolour; Pen and wash; Kaolinite

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

Theatre; Designs; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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