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Hobart, Tasmania, Australia 1908 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1996

  • England 1937-40, Europe 1948-51

Set design for the opera Tales of Hoffmann. The House of Spalanzani 2nd production, Act I (1944) Materials & Technique: drawings, gouache; graphite; paper drawing in gouache and pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed l.r. pen and ink 'A. Kingston' Inscribed u.r. pen and ink 'The House of Spalanzani 2nd production'. u.l. pencil 'Rich room of pshysicist. u.l. pen and ink and pencil, 'The Tales of/Hoffmann Act I/by Offenbach' centre l.& r. pencil '3, 6' flats'. u.l. pencil '4 Borders'
Dimensions: sheet 38.0 h x 50.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1990
Accession No: NGA 90.131.31
Subject: Theatre arts, Australia