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  • Place of origin:

    Britain (probably, drawn)

  • Date:

    ca. 1880 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (made by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Sir Barry Jackson

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case DT, shelf 10, box B

Physical description

Anonymous, watercolour design for six ballet dancers in The Strange Land at the Princess's Theatre, Glasgow.

Place of Origin

Britain (probably, drawn)


ca. 1880 (made)


Unknown (made by)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed in pencil with various notes


Height: 16.8 cm, Width: 8.9 cm

Descriptive line

Anonymous, design for six ballet dancers in The Strange Land at the Princess's Theatre, Glasgow, ca. 1880

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 Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1932. London: HMSO, 1933.





Subjects depicted

Costume design; Ballet dancers


Theatre; Scotland; Drawings; Designs


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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