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Designs for costumes representing the senses of Taste, Smell and Touch

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1899 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil and watercolour drawing

  • Museum number:

    D.149-1903

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Designs for costumes in the 'Dance of the Five Senses' made for the Masque 'Beauty's Awakening', performed by the Art Worker's Guild at the Guildhall, London, June 29th, 1899. Male and female costumes representing the senses of Taste, Smell and Touch.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1899 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Pencil and watercolour drawing

Descriptive line

Designs for costumes by Walter Crane in the 'Dance of the Five Senses' made for the Masque 'Beauty's Awakening', performed by the Art Worker's Guild at the Guildhall, London, June 29th, 1899.

Materials

Watercolour; Pencil

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Taste; Senses; Costume; Touch; Smell

Categories

Designs; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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