Hobart, Tasmania, Australia 1919 – London, England 1969

  • England 1939-40 and from 1949

Aries: Astrological Ballet Sequence - Costume Design 1968 Description: from the play Can Heironymus Mirkin ever forget Mercy Humppe and find true happiness? [71]
Materials & Technique: drawings, costume designs, chalk; gouache; graphite; paper drawing in black pencil, chalk and gouache Support: paper

Primary Insc: Libra: The Scales: Balance (L). Bright gold on (?) skin leotard. Some disks in the round, others flat. Props - balances (R) (pencil). (verso) 'Murkin'
Dimensions: comp 52.2 h x 65.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of The Loudon Sainthill Memorial Scholarship Trust 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.63.706
Subject: Theatre arts, Australia Collection: The Loudon Sainthill archive of his theatre costume and set designs, acquired 1976.