• Created Date
  • 1954-1954
  • Description
  • Royal Shakespeare Theatre (Stratford-upon-Avon, England). Paper. 13 1/4 x 18 1/2. Archaic Greek with Eastern influence; c. 500 B.C.; Assyria, Persia, Phrygia. Http://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/motley/prodnote/prodmid.htm. A Midsummer Nights Dream; Snug, Play costume, Lion; Mervyn Black, in manuscript hand, upper right corner. Costume rendering for Snug as Lion in Midsummer Night's Dream: Snug on hands and knees with brown lion's head mas... more
    Royal Shakespeare Theatre (Stratford-upon-Avon, England). Paper. 13 1/4 x 18 1/2. Archaic Greek with Eastern influence; c. 500 B.C.; Assyria, Persia, Phrygia. Http://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/motley/prodnote/prodmid.htm. A Midsummer Nights Dream; Snug, Play costume, Lion; Mervyn Black, in manuscript hand, upper right corner. Costume rendering for Snug as Lion in Midsummer Night's Dream: Snug on hands and knees with brown lion's head mask and lion's body costume over arms and back, to knees. Lion costume fastened with brown ties. Some of Snug's clothing is visible: red shirt with gray stars; black tights with gray stripes; black sandals. less
  • Format
  • Costume rendering
    Watercolor
    Gouache
  • Rights
  • Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; For questions regarding these materials, please contact the Rare Book and Manuscript Library: https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/7016277