Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1909
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1999
- England 1932-39
- USA, England, Europe c.1946-49
Costume design for gardeners: from Madame Butterfly
Materials & Technique:
drawings, costume designs, crayon; gouache; graphite; pastel; paper; watercolour drawing in black pencil, brush and gouache and brush and watercolour, wax crayon and pastel crayon Support: very thin smooth off-white paper; with two fabric colour swatches attached with pin
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Primary Insc: Signed lower left below image in black pencil, 'ELAINE. HAXTON'
Titled lower right below image in black ballpoint pen, 'gardiner [sic] madame butterfly.'
Inscription upper right beside image in black pencil, 'Servant, / mauve + white [illegible] / (check 1") faced in white / cotton. lined with olive green / waist sash. / earth brown. / Straw shoes / white sweat[?] / on head / [illegible] of cotton / canvas.'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
image (irregular) 40.0 h x 30.0 w sheet 52.6 h x 41.2 w
: Purchased 1977 Accession No
: NGA 77.507.53 Subject
: Theatre arts, Australia