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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (designed)

  • Date:

    1926 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Brill, Reginald, born 1902 - died 1974 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Distemper on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Rupert Mason

  • Museum number:

    E.623-1928

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case DT, shelf 2, box A

Physical description

Design for a costume for David Garrick as Richard III, reproduced as plate 31 in Robes of Thespis.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (designed)

Date

1926 (designed)

Artist/maker

Brill, Reginald, born 1902 - died 1974 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Distemper on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Brill' (with fish) 1926'
Signed

Dimensions

Height: 26.4 cm, Width: 17.5 cm

Descriptive line

Drawing by Reginald Brill, design for a costume for David Garrick as Richard III, reproduced as plate 31 in Robes of Thespis, distemper on paper, Great Britain, 1926

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 1928. London: HMSO, 1929
Sheringham, George and R. Boyd Morrison for Rupert Mason. Robes of Thespis; costume designs by modern artists. London: E. Benn limited, 1928.

Materials

Paper; Distemper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Costume design

Categories

Drawings; Theatre; Designs; Books; Shakespeare

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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