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Design for a ballet costume
  • Design for a ballet costume
    Braque, Georges, born 1882 - died 1963
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Design for a ballet costume

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    1924 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Braque, Georges, born 1882 - died 1963 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    watercolour

  • Museum number:

    E.944-1927

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case DT, shelf 20

Physical description

Design for a ballet costume

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

1924 (made)

Artist/maker

Braque, Georges, born 1882 - died 1963 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

watercolour

Dimensions

Height: 30.5 cm, Width: 25.4 cm

Descriptive line

Georges Braque, One of ten designs for male characters in Moliere's Les Fâcheux.

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

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Costume design

Categories

Theatre; Designs; Men's clothes; Dance

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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