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Berlin, Germany born 1917

  • Australia c.1939-1946, then Europe thereafter

Four costume designs: The Professor, The Fiance, The Gigolo and The New Maid for the ballet Revolution of the Umbrellas (1943) Materials & Technique: drawings, conte crayon; gouache; graphite; paper drawing in gouache, black pencil and conte crayon Support: paper mournted on cardboard

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Dimensions: card 81.4 h x 56.0 w cm sheet a) 38.2 h x 25.5 w cm sheet b) 38.4 h x 25.3 w cm sheet c) 38.4 h x 25.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Helene Kirsova Ballet Archive. Gift of Peter Bellew, fulfilling the wish of his wife Helene Kirsova 1986
Accession No: NGA 87.891.80
Subject: Theatre arts, Australia