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Costume design
  • Costume design
    Godwin, Edward William, born 1833 - died 1886
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Costume design

  • Date:

    1875 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Godwin, Edward William, born 1833 - died 1886 (designers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Ink and wash on paper

  • Museum number:

    S.83-1998

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Date

1875 (made)

Artist/maker

Godwin, Edward William, born 1833 - died 1886 (designers)

Materials and Techniques

Ink and wash on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'J.Amman'
Textual information. Lower left hand side of left hand figure.

'Vecellio'
Textual information. Beneath right hand figure.

Object history note

Associated production: The Merchant of Venice. Designer: E.W. Godwin. Actor: Ellen Terry. Prince of Wales Theatre and Scala Theatre, London, 17.4.1875. Performance category: Drama. Ellen Terry played the role of Portia in this production.

Descriptive line

Costume design by E.W. Godwin for Portia in The Merchant of Venice, 1875

Subjects depicted

Costume

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Designs; Stage costumes

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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