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Acquired in 2002 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Brotherston, Lez
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bibliography
collection_code
T&P
credit
Given by Lez Brotherston
date_end
1993-12-31
date_start
1993-01-01
date_text
1993 (Painted, drawn)
descriptive_line
Costume design by Lez Brotherston for the Madonna in the opera "Cornet Christoph Rilke's Song of Love and Death", Glyndebourne Touring Opera, Sadler's Wells, October 4th 1993.
dimensions
Height: 356 mm, Width: 456 mm
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exhibition_history
gallery
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historical_significance
history_note
This costume design by Lez Brotherston is part of an extensive collection of designs donated to the Theatre Museum by the artist in 2002. The design was executed for a production of Siegfried Matthus's opera "Cornet Christoph Rilke's Song of Love and Death" performed by Glyndebourne Touring Opera at Sadler's Wells on October 4th 1993. The production was translated by Bernard Jacobson, directed by Aidan Lang, conducted by Martin Andre, and lit by Davy Cunningham.
id
239
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T19:19:07.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T19:19:07.000Z
latitude
54.313919
location
In Storage
longitude
-2.23218
marks
' Madonna 1 # # '
materials
paper, pencil, ink, watercolour
materials_techniques
Pencil, pen & ink, watercolour, and black & gold marker pen on paper.
museum_number
S.295-2002
museum_number_token
s2952002
object_number
O72311
object_type
Costume design
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original_price
physical_description
Costume design for the Madonna. The design depicts a full length female figure wearing robes associated with the Virgin Mary in Catholic iconography. The costume consists of a blue cloak decorated with gold patterns, worn over a white tunic, bound at the waist with a light blue and gold scarf . The figure also wears a gold veil on her head crowned with a wreath of flowers, and has a halo of gold stars above her head. The figure stands on bank of flowers, and gold rays extend from her body. Unsigned by the artist.
place
Great Britain
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production_note
Reason For Production: Commission
production_type
Unique
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rights
2
shape
site_code
slug
costume-design-brotherston-lez
sys_updated
2014-08-22T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
Painted, Drawn
title
updated
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year_end
1993
year_start
1993