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Designer:
E. McKnight Kauffer, American, 1890–1954  Search this
Client:
St. James's Theatre, London, England  Search this
Producer:
Ernest Milton, British, b. America, 1890–1974  Search this
Author:
William Shakespeare, British, ca. 1564–1616  Search this
Medium:
Crayon, brush and gouache on black paper
Dimensions:
27 × 21 cm (10 5/8 × 8 1/4 in.)
Type:
theater
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
London, England
Date:
1932
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Costume design for a messenger in Shakespeare's "Othello". Standing figure with orange hair drawn frontally in puffed, slashed sleeves, a short jacket, and ruffled pantaloons, in brown. On verso, a similar figure in rose-colored doublet and blue pantaloons and hose.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer
Accession Number:
1963-39-205
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq426908e3c-40f0-4cef-89a8-86352a6177c8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1963-39-205