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Theatre design

Theatre design

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1843 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Grieve Family (artists)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    tempera

  • Museum number:

    E.2269-1927

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

One of a large collection of assorted designs for the theatre

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1843 (made)

Artist/maker

Grieve Family (artists)

Materials and Techniques

tempera

Dimensions

Height: 8 in, Width: 28.5 in

Descriptive line

Grieve Family. Hanging flat, representing lowering clouds, possibly for the same scene as E.2267-1927. One of a large group of designs for theatre scenery, backcloths, etc. made in London between 1830-50.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1927, London: Board of Education, 1928.

Materials

Tempera

Techniques

Tempera

Categories

Theatre; Designs; Entertainment & Leisure

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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