Hobart, Tasmania, Australia 1919 – London, England 1969

  • England 1939-40 and from 1949

Sagattarius: Astrological Ballet Sequence/Costume Design for a ballet dancer Description: from the play Can Heironymus Mirkin ever forget Mercy Humppe and find true happiness? [74]
Materials & Technique: drawings, costume designs, cardboard; chalk; gouache; graphite drawing in black pencil, chalk and gouache Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: on verso: mirkin. front - green over silver, props Arrows & Bow - u.r. in pencil. Sagattarius strapping waist & upper body} l.r. in pencil Green & Silver plus body painting} Painted tights
Dimensions: comp 52.0 h x 50.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of The Loudon Sainthill Memorial Scholarship Trust 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.63.707
Subject: Theatre arts, Australia Collection: The Loudon Sainthill archive of his theatre costume and set designs, acquired 1976.