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Costume Design

1875 (made)
Artist/Maker



object details
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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Ink and wash on paper
Brief Description
Costume design by E.W. Godwin for Portia in The Merchant of Venice, 1875
Marks and Inscriptions
  • 'J.Amman' (Textual information. Lower left hand side of left hand figure.)
  • 'Vecellio' (Textual information. Beneath right hand figure.)
Object history
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.
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
S.83-1998

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record createdOctober 7, 2010
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