Rod SHAW, The New Theatre presents: The rusty bugles Enlarge 1 /1


Drummoyne, New South Wales, Australia 1915 – Richmond, New South Wales, Australia 1992

The New Theatre presents: The rusty bugles 1979 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, posters, ink; paper off-set lithograph, printed in red ochre ink, from one plate Support: thin smooth buff wove paper and thin smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed on affixed sheet inside booklet in black ink, 'WHAT THE PRESS SAID IN 1948 / SYDNEY MORNING HERALD / [review for 'Rusty Bugles'] / SUNDAY TELEGRAPH [review for 'Rusty Bugles'] / PIX / [quote on 'Rusty Bugles'] / BULLETIN / [review for 'Rusty Bugles'] / SUN / [review for 'Rusty Bugles']' inscribed on second affixed sheet inside booklet in black ink, 'THERE WILL BE TWO INTERVALS IN / TONIGHT'S PERFORMANCE / For this production we have / the original prompt script in order / to present RUSTY BUGLES as / SUMNER LOCKE ELLIOTT FIRST WROTE IT. / We have only recently learnt, too / late for the programme, that the play / was first presented in three acts. / So it will be in this production. / John Tasker. / Incidental harmonica music performed by RIC JAMES'
Dimensions: printed image 19.8 h x 9.6 w printed image and text 24.6 h x 13.0 w sheet 29.0 h x 19.2 w
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Fund 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.682
Subject: Theatre poster
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Woolloomooloo Gallery, Sydney, 1989.