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Costume design for a female
for The Magic Flute by Amadeus Mozart, performed by Covent Garden Opera Company, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, 1956

watercolour, pen and ink, brush and ink, gouache, pencil and crayon
56.0 × 38.3 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
inscribed in pencil u.r.: Stiff silk / not too shiny (dull side)
inscribed (diagonally) in pen and ink lc.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)
bodices design elements (attributes) designs (artistic concepts) dresses (garments) operas (performances) performing artists theatre costume