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Costume design for the boys chorus
for act III, scene 2 of Gloriana by Benjamin Britten, performed by Covent Garden Opera Company, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, 1953

brush and ink, crayon and pencil
56.0 × 39.4 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
inscribed in pen and ink u.r.: BOY’s CHORUS / Act III Sc 2
inscribed in pencil u.r.: Raymond Lambor (ambor underlined)
inscribed (diagonally) in pencil l.r.: John Piper
Accession Number
International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Peter Corrigan, 1992
� John Piper Estate/DACS, London. Licensed by Copyright Agency, Australia
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)
Advertising, Communication and Graphic Design Costume Performing Arts
Subjects (specific)
design elements (attributes) designs (artistic concepts) front views operas (performances) performing artists studies (visual works) theatre costume youth (people)