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view Annals, Michael Wengrow, Arnold. Observe and Show: the theatre art of Michael Annals. London: V&A Publications,... T&P Given by Dodger Stage Holding Theatricals Inc 1964-12-31 1964-01-01 1964 (made) Inca mask, designed by Michael Annals for Peter Shaffer's play, The Royal Hunt of the Sun,... Height: 500 cm including crest, Width: 43 cm to widest points Theatre and Performance (Victoria and Albert Museum, Galleries 103 -106 01/01/2009-31/12/2009) Permanent exhibition (Theatre Museum 01/05/2005-31/01/2007) Theatre and Performance (Victoria and Albert Museum, Galleries 103 -106 01/01/2009-31/12/2009) Observe and Show: the Theatre Art of Michael Annals (Theatre Museum 01/01/2003-31/05/2005) Theatre & Performance, room 105 This mask was designed by Michael Annals for the premiere of The Royal Hunt of the Sun, which... 395 2014-08-29T19:20:03.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:03.000Z 54.313919 Theatre & Performance, room 105, case 11 -2.23218 'O'LEARY' 'SCOTT EATON' foam rubber, metal, gold braid, gold paint, paint, felt, fibre-board, leatherette Fibreboard, gold-painted leatherette, gold braid, upholstery studs, black paint, foam rubber and felt S.33-2003 s332003 O84300 Theatre costume 1 Flat, full-face mask with eye, nostril and mouth holes and nose cone, the mask extending beyond... Great Britain This Inca mask was designed by Michael Annals for the premiere of Peter Shaffer's epic play The... 2 VA theatre-costume-annals-michael 2014-08-22T00:00:00.000Z painting, glueing 1964 1964 view
view Unknown T&P Given by Millicent Martin 1968-12-31 1959-01-01 ca.1964 (made) Jacket worn by Millicent Martin in the film, Nothing but the Best, 1964. The jacket was worn by Millicent Martin in the film Nothing but the Best in 1964. Historical... 513 2014-08-29T19:20:39.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:39.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 plastic, chiffon, lace Guipre lace, chiffon, lace, iridescent faceted stones and beads S.6-2003 s62003 O77231 Theatre costume Short wide-necked edge to edge jacket with three-quarter sleeves of lilac guipre lace, the front,... Great Britain 2 theatre-costume-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z machine stitching, hand stitching 1968 1959 view
view T&P Given by Mr Julian Shelley 1869-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860-1869 (made) Shirt and waistcoat made for Charles Stratton, General Tom Thumb, ca. 1860s. The shirt and waistcoat were made for Tom Thumb by an ancestor of the donor when he was on tour... 514 2014-08-29T19:20:40.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:40.000Z In Storage metal, brocade, cotton (textile) [Theatre costume] Brocade, cotton, gilt [Theatre costume] Cotton S.7:2-2003 s72003 O77232 Theatre costume [Theatre costume] Tiny waistcoat in ivory brocade woven with a fine serpentine foliage and... 3 theatre-costume 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z hand stitching 1869 1855 view
view Messel, Oliver Hilary Sambourne Pinkham, Roger (ed.) <u>Oliver Messel: an exhibition held at the Theatre Museum, Victoria and... T&P Acquired with the support of the Heritage Lottery Fund, The Art Fund and the Friends of the V&A. 1940-12-31 1940-01-01 1940 (designed) Tunic designed by Oliver Messel for Jean Cocteau's play <i>The Infernal Machine</i>, 1940. Oliver Messel: an exhibition held at the Theatre Museum Victoria and Albert Museum (Victoria & Albert Museum 22/06/1983-30/10/1983) Messel designed costumes, sets and masks for Jean Cocteau's play <i>The Infernal Machine</i>... 755 2014-08-29T19:21:53.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:53.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 metal, chiffon, crepe, velvet, thread, elastic crepe, permanently pleated chiffon, elastic, metal hooks S.572-2006 s5722006 O133063 Theatre costume A tunic by Oliver Messel for Jean Cocteau's play The Infernal Machine, 1940. Short-sleeved,... London Reason For Production: Commission Design The Infernal Machine by the French writer Jean Cocteau, is an adaptation of the Oedipus myth from... 3 theatre-costume-messel-oliver-hilary 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z glueing, machine stitching 1940 1940 view
view Chappell, William T&P Given by The Royal Academy of Dancing 1937-12-31 1937-01-01 1937 Headdress for the leading female dancer in 'Les Rendezvous', Vic Wells Ballet, Sadler's Wells... Headdress for the leading female dancer in Frederick Ashton's ballet 'Les Rendezvous', originally... 796 2014-08-29T19:22:06.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:06.000Z In Storage [] S.1649-1982 s16491982 O109787 Theatre costume Headdress for the leading female dancer 2 theatre-costume-chappell-william 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1937 1937 view
view Niven, Barbara T&P Given by Mrs Harriet Mason 1975-12-31 1925-01-01 mid 20th century (made) Half mask to cover the nose and top lip for an unknown production at the Unity Theatre. Possibly... Width: 5.2 cm approx at widest point, Depth: 7 cm approx at centre 999 2014-08-29T19:23:05.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:05.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 'JES [faint]' paint, papier-mâché, varnish Painted and varnished moulded papier-mâché S.72-2011 s722011 O1193670 Theatre costume Half mask to cover the nose and top lip. It has been made to cover the nose with bulging cheeks... Great Britain Half mask to cover the nose and top lip for an unknown production at the Unity Theatre. Possibly... 2 theatre-costume-niven-barbara 2013-09-26T00:00:00.000Z 1975 1925 view
view Messel, Oliver Hilary Sambourne T&P Acquired with the support of the Heritage Lottery Fund, The Art Fund and the Friends of the V&A. Wreath of gold beech leaves. Oliver Messel Collection. The wreath was originally identified as from the film of Shaw's <i>Caesar and Cleopatra</i>,... 1309 2014-08-29T19:24:26.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:26.000Z In Storage leather, paint, wire, adhesive tape moulded leather, wire, paper adhesive tape, paint S.533-2006 s5332006 O132438 Theatre costume Wire circlet covered with brown paper tape around which are fixed wire 'stems' which support... Oliver Messel's work covered all aspects of theatre design - drama, film, ballet, opera, revue -... 3 theatre-costume-messel-oliver-hilary 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z painting, glueing view
view Niven, Barbara T&P Given by Mrs Harriet Mason 1975-12-31 1925-01-01 mid 20th century (made) Half mask to be worn over the eyes, nose and top lip for an unknown production at the Unity... Width: 13.5 cm approx at widest point, Depth: 7 cm approx at centre 1430 2014-08-29T19:25:00.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:00.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 'VIVIEN' paint, papier-mâché, varnish Painted and varnished moulded papier-mâché S.71-2011 s712011 O1193667 Theatre costume Half mask to be worn over the eyes, nose and top lip. It has been made to cover the brow with... Great Britain Half mask to be worn over the eyes, nose and top lip for an unknown production at the Unity... 2 theatre-costume-niven-barbara 2013-09-26T00:00:00.000Z 1975 1925 view
view Niven, Barbara T&P Given by Mrs Harriet Mason 1975-12-31 1925-01-01 mid 20th century (made) Half mask to be worn on the forehead for an unknown production at the Unity Theatre. Possibly... Width: 17.5 cm approx at widest point, Depth: 11.5 cm approx at centre 1431 2014-08-29T19:25:00.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:00.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 'JOE / ENLARGE [crossed out]' paint, papier-mâché, varnish Painted and varnished moulded papier-mâché S.69-2011 s692011 O1193666 Theatre costume Half mask to fit above the eyes and across the forhead and top of head. It has been made to cover... Great Britain Half mask to be worn on the forehead for an unknown production at the Unity Theatre. Possibly... 2 theatre-costume-niven-barbara 2013-09-26T00:00:00.000Z 1975 1925 view
view Koltai, Ralph T&P 1970-12-31 1970-01-01 1970 (made) Costume designed by Ralph Koltai for Rita Hunter as Brunnhilde in Wagner's Ring cycle, English... Ralph Koltai designed this costume for Brunnhilde in for the English National Opera's production... 12019 2014-08-29T20:04:22.000Z 2014-08-29T20:04:22.000Z In Storage metal, leather, perspex, string, PVC [Theatre costume] Perspex, leather, metal buckles [Theatre costume] leather and cord S.790:1/3-1991 s7901991 O171053 Theatre costume [Theatre costume] 'Breastplate' of moulded Perspex cups and flat panels, linked by leather... Ralph Koltai designed this costume for Brunnhilde in English National Opera's hugely successful... 2 theatre-costume-koltai-ralph 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z machine stitching, hand stitching, riveting 1970 1970 view
view van Walsum, Tatyana T&P Given by the Royal Opera House 1997-12-31 1997-01-01 1997 (Made) Costume designed by Tatyana van Walsum for Cathy Marston's ballet Tideline, Dance Bites tour, 1997. The costume was designed by Tatyana van Walsum for Cathy Marston's ballet Tideline, which was... 13423 2014-08-29T20:10:43.000Z 2014-08-29T20:10:43.000Z In Storage synthetic fabric Synthetic fabric S.20-2003 s202003 O79652 Theatre costume Knee length, round necked dress with elbow length sleeves with bold turned back cuffs,... 2 theatre-costume-van-walsum-tatyana 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z machine stitching, hand stitching 1997 1997 view
view Hurry, Leslie T&P Given by the Royal Opera House 1969-12-31 1960-01-01 ca. 1965 (made) Costume for Prince Siegfried in Act I and II of the ballet Swan Lake designed by Leslie Hurry,... The costume was designed by Leslie Hurry and worn by Jay Jolley in 198?. This design for Prince... 13449 2014-08-29T20:10:48.000Z 2014-08-29T20:10:48.000Z In Storage [Theatre costume] "82% POLYAMID / 18% ELASTHAN" [Theatre costume] "(printed) ROYAL OPERA HOUSE /... gold braid, plastic, brocade, elastic, fur, pearls (imitation), lame, Lycra, cotton (textile), net (textile) [Theatre costume] Lycra, elastic [Theatre costume] Brocade, plastic jewels, artificial pearls, net, silver lame, gold braid, fur, cotton S.21:2-2003 s212003 O79674 Theatre costume [Theatre costume] High-waisted footed tights in palest green lycra with broad elastic... 2 theatre-costume-hurry-leslie 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z machine stitching, hand stitching 1969 1960 view
view Marzot, Vera T&P Given by the Royal Opera House 1968-12-31 1968-01-01 1968 (made) Costume designed Vera Marzot for a member of the Chorus in Act III of Verdi's opera La Traviata,... The costume was designed for Lucino Visconti's famous black and white Beardesleyesque production... 13459 2014-08-29T20:10:50.000Z 2014-08-29T20:10:50.000Z In Storage "(printed) ROYAL OPERA HOUSE / PRODUCTION: (handwritten) TRAVIATA / (printed) ACT: (handwritten)... lace, felt, brocade, beads, synthetic fabric, vilene, cotton (textile), net (textile) Brocade, felt, synthetic fabric, vilene, lace, net, iridescent beads, cotton S.22-2003 s222003 O79688 Theatre costume Full length evening dress in white brocade with low v neck front and back, over a knee length... 2 theatre-costume-marzot-vera 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z machine stitching, hand stitching 1968 1968 view
view Chitty, Alison T&P Given by the Royal Opera House 1995-12-31 1995-01-01 1995 (made) Costume designed by Alison Chitty for a Cherub in Rinuccini's opera Arianna, Royal Opera 1995. The costume was designed by Alison Chitty for a child playing a Putti in Rinuccini's opera... 13486 2014-08-29T20:10:55.000Z 2014-08-29T20:10:55.000Z In Storage [Theatre costume] "(printed) NAME (handwritten) U. MANAGO" [Theatre costume] "PAUL... elastic, wire, feathers, plush, artificial silk, silk (textile) [Theatre costume] Plush and wire [Theatre costume] Silk S.23:3-2003 s232003 O79723 Theatre costume [Theatre costume] Double coronet of stiffened wire lined with elastic at the back, fixed with... 2 theatre-costume-chitty-alison 2014-08-22T00:00:00.000Z machine stitching, hand stitching 1995 1995 view
view Berman, M T&P Given by the British Theatre Museum Association 1958-12-31 1958-01-01 1958 (made) Costume worn by Vivien Leigh as Paola in the play <i>Duel of Angels</i>, Apollo Theatre, London,... Height: 200 cm, Width: 150 cm, Depth: 150 cm Theatre and Performance (Victoria and Albert Museum, Galleries 103 -106 01/01/2009-31/12/2009) Showbusiness (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1983-31/12/1983) Objects (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1978-31/12/1978) British Theatre Museum exhibition (Leighton House 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) As Worn By.... (Guildhall, Salisbury 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) Costume Exhibition (British Theatre Museum 01/01/1967-31/12/1967) Theatre & Performance, room 105 Christian Dior designed the costumes for the original Paris production of Jean Giraudoux's play... 14500 Costume for Paola in Duel of Angels 1958 Christian Dior designed this elegant costume for... 2014-08-29T20:14:34.000Z 2014-08-29T20:14:34.000Z Theatre & Performance, room 105, case 10 lace, straw, wool (textile), silk (textile), net (textile) [Theatre costume] Wool and mohair with lace trim and silk bands edging lower edge and back [Theatre costume] Wool and silk S.1443&A to B-1984 s14431984 O11215 Theatre costume 1 [Theatre costume] Fully fitted front fastening jacket of carmine wool and mohair. The jacket... London The role of Paola in Duel of Angels was created by the noted French actress Edwige Feuillère, for... 2 VA theatre-costume-berman-m 2013-11-06T00:00:00.000Z sewing 1958 1958 view
view Dior, Christian T&P Given by the British Theatre Museum Association 1958-12-31 1958-01-01 1958 (made) Costume worn by Vivien Leigh as Paola in Jean Giraudoux's play, <i>Duel of Angels</i>, Apollo... Showbusiness (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1983-31/12/1983) Given to the British Theatre Museum Association by Miss Doris Langley Moore in April 1965. 14669 Costume worn by Vivien Leigh as Paola in Jean Giraudoux's play Duel of Angels designed by... 2014-08-29T20:15:16.000Z 2014-08-29T20:15:16.000Z In Storage velvet, nylon chiffon, wool (textile) [Theatre costume] wool trimmed with black velvet [Theatre costume] black velvet and black nylon chiffon S.84-1978 s841978 O11363 Theatre costume Costume worn by Vivien Leigh as Paola in Jean Giraudoux's play, <i>Duel of Angels</i>, Apollo... London Christian Dior designed the costumes for the Paris production of Jean Giraudoux's play Pour... 2 theatre-costume-dior-christian 2014-08-22T00:00:00.000Z 1958 1958 view
view Bury, John T&P Given by the Royal Opera House 1971-12-31 1971-01-01 1971 (Made) Costume for King Mark in Wagner's opera Tristan and Isolde designed by John Bury, Royal Opera, 1971. Costume for King Mark, sung by Gwynne Howell in Wagner's opera Tristan and Isolde designed by... 14994 2014-08-29T20:16:34.000Z 2014-08-29T20:16:34.000Z In Storage [Theatre costume] "(printed) ROYAL OPERA HOUSE / PRODUCTION: (handwritten) TRISTAN / (printed)... metal, gold braid, brass (alloy), plastic, leather, foil, synthetic fabric, imitation leather, moquette [Theatre costume] Leather, imitation leather, gold braid, plastic, brass, metal [Theatre costume] Moquette, synthetic fabric, gold braid, plastic, foil S.24:2-2003 s242003 O81094 Theatre costume [Theatre costume] Stiff leather overlaid with gold coloured imitation leather, cut on curve and... 2 theatre-costume-bury-john 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z glueing, machine stitching, hand stitching, riveting 1971 1971 view
view Parker, Joanna T&P Given by the Royal Opera House 1998-12-31 1998-01-01 1998 (Made) Costume for Cleopatre in Handel's opera Guilio Cesare designed by Joanna Parker, Royal Opera, 1998. Costume for Cleopatre in Handel's opera Guilio Cesare designed by Joanna Parker, Royal Opera,... 14997 2014-08-29T20:16:34.000Z 2014-08-29T20:16:34.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 [Theatre costume] "(printed) ROYAL OPERA HOUSE / PRODUCTION: (handwritten) GUILIO CAESAR /... metal, gold paint, velvet, elastic, beads, synthetic fabric, velcro, bugle beads, cotton (textile), net (textile) [Theatre costume] Synthetic fabric, bugle beads, gold paint, cotton lining, velvet, elastic [Theatre costume] Net, metal, beads, bugle beads, velcro S.25:1-2003 s252003 O81098 Theatre costume [Theatre costume] Strapless 'leotard', heavily boned and shaped at breasts, of blue green shot... London 2 theatre-costume-parker-joanna 2014-08-27T00:00:00.000Z machine stitching, hand stitching 1998 1998 view
view Hockney, David T&P Given by the Royal Opera House 1983-12-31 1983-01-01 1983 (made) Costume for the Bonze in Stravinsky's opera <i>The Nightingale</i> (<i>Le Rossignol</i>) designed... Height: 165 cm, Width: 200 cm, Depth: 145 cm [Theatre costume] Height: 33 cm, Width: 23 cm, Depth: 22 cm Theatre and Performance (Victoria and Albert Museum, Galleries 103 -106 01/01/2009-31/12/2009) Theatre and Performance (Victoria and Albert Museum, Galleries 103 -106 01/01/2009-31/12/2009) Theatre and Performance (Victoria and Albert Museum, Galleries 103 -106 01/01/2009-31/12/2009) Theatre and Performance (Victoria and Albert Museum, Galleries 103 -106 01/01/2009-31/12/2009) Theatre & Performance, room 105 Costume for the Bonze in Stravinsky's opera <i>The Nightingale</i> (<i>Le Rossignol</i>),... 14999 2014-08-29T20:16:35.000Z 2014-08-29T20:16:35.000Z Theatre & Performance, room 105, case 10 [Theatre costume] "(printed) ROYAL OPERA HOUSE / PRODUCTION: (handwritten) NIGHTINGALE /... gold braid, paint, felt, velvet, elastic, synthetic fabric, plush, lame, plasterzote, cotton (textile) [Theatre costume] Artificial crepe, gold lamé and cotton [Theatre costume] Artificial crepe, velvet, paint, silver lamé and cotton S.26:1 to 6-2003 s262003 O81100 Theatre costume 1 [Theatre costume] Full length robe in blue artificial crepe with broad gold lamé band at the... Throughout the 20th century, great painters have been employed to design sets and costumes, with... 2 VA theatre-costume-hockney-david 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z glueing, machine stitching, hand stitching 1983 1983 view
view Moore, Riette Sturge (Miss) T&P Given by Mr. Miles Anderson 1959-12-31 1959-01-01 1959 (made) Tunic dress designed by Riette Sturge Moore for Edith Evans as Volumnia in Shakespeare's... This costume was worn by Edith Evans as Volumnia in Shakespeare' s Coriolanus, directed by Peter... 16644 2014-08-29T20:24:26.000Z 2014-08-29T20:24:26.000Z In Storage '[printed] SHAKESPEARE MEMORIAL THEATRE / Name [handwritten] DAME EDITH / EVANS / [printed] Play... synthetic silk, velcro, press studs, cotton (textile) Woven cotton, art silk, velcro, press studs S.265-1999 s2651999 O11945 Theatre costume Unstructured pseudo Fortuni sleeveless boatneck full length tunic in black loosely woven cotten. ... Unique 2 theatre-costume-moore-riette-sturge 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z machine stitching, dress-making 1959 1959 view