Berlin, Germany born 1917

  • Australia c.1939-1946, then Europe thereafter

Costume design for Theseus for the ballet Minotaure c.1944 Materials & Technique: drawings, costume designs, conte crayon; gouache; graphite; paper drawing in gouache, black pencil and red and black conte crayon Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left in black pencil, 'THESEUS'
Dimensions: sheet 50.5 h x 37.8 w cm card 56.0 h x 41.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Helene Kirsova Ballet Archive. Gift of Peter Bellew, fulfilling the wish of his wife Helene Kirsova 1986
Accession No: NGA 87.891.75
Subject: Theatre arts, Australia