Loudon SAINTHILL, An unidentified costume design for an African King Enlarge 1 /1


Hobart, Tasmania, Australia 1919 – London, England 1969

  • England 1939-40 and from 1949

An unidentified costume design for an African King Description: 992
Materials & Technique: drawings, costume designs, chalk; paper drawing in chalk Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: African King. Michael Miller, J89. Full Baron's type coat black with painted wide gold stripes. Long train of black & gold (L). Large falls of black & white ostrich feathers. Many bracelets at both wrists & along arms. Gold crown. Gold bead collar. Many wooden.
Dimensions: image 52.2 h x 38.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of The Loudon Sainthill Memorial Scholarship Trust 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.63.341
Subject: Theatre arts, Australia Collection: The Loudon Sainthill archive of his theatre costume and set designs, acquired 1976.