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design for an act drop for Her Majesty's Opera

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1869 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Telbin, William, born 1815 - died 1873 (made by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    distemper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by W. L. Telbin

  • Museum number:

    E.267-1925

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case DT, shelf 39, box A

Physical description

Design for an act drop for Her Majesty's Opera. The centre subject is a copy of Raphael's 'The Triumph of Orpheus'.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1869 (made)

Artist/maker

Telbin, William, born 1815 - died 1873 (made by)

Materials and Techniques

distemper

Dimensions

Height: 15.1875 in, Width: 20.875 in

Descriptive line

William Telbin, design for an act drop for Her Majesty's Opera, 1869

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, 1985
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1925, London: Board of Education, 1926.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

Theatre; Drawings; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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