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Costume design for a male character
for the opera Orfeo by Claudio Monteverdi, performed by Sadler’s Wells Opera Company, Sadler’s Wells Theatre, London, 1964

gouache, pencil, fibre-tipped pen and collage of cut felt, lined paper, paper, cotton and synthetic fabrics, metal pin
37.3 × 25.9 cm irreg. (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
inscribed in fibre-tipped pen u.r.: O
inscribed in pencil on reverse u.c.r.: ORFEO. MONTEVERDI. / SADLERS WELLS THEATRE.
Accession Number
International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Mr Peter Corrigan, Member, 1993
© The Estate of Yolanda Sonnabend
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display
Subjects (general)
Costume Performing Arts
Subjects (specific)
brown (colour) costume design operas (performances)