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Design for Costume for 'The Snowman'

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1899 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Crane, Walter R.W.S., born 1845 - died 1915 (drawn by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bodycolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    D.163-1903

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 54

Physical description

Body colour on brown paper drawing design for costumes for 'The Snowman'.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1899 (made)

Artist/maker

Crane, Walter R.W.S., born 1845 - died 1915 (drawn by)

Materials and Techniques

Bodycolour on paper

Marks and inscriptions

ELVES: FAIRY-GLASS-BLOWER & POTTER

Dimensions

Height: 368 mm, Width: 280 mm

Object history note

Design by Walter Crane for costumes for 'The Snowman' by Arthur Sturgess, produced at the Lyceum Theatre, London, December 1899. Body colour of brown paper. [D.151 to 167-1903]

Descriptive line

Design by Walter Crane for costumes for 'The Snowman' by Arthur Sturgess, produced at the Lyceum Theatre, London, December 1899.

Materials

Bodycolour; Paper (fiber product)

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Snowman; Costume; Winter

Categories

Designs; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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