Drawing, Costume Design: Henry VIII, for "Catherine Parr, or Alexander's Horse", 1925
This is a Drawing. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and Edward McKnight Kauffer and written by William Shakespeare and Maurice Baring and produced by Leslie Banks and made for (as the client) Arts League of Service. It is dated 1925 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is brush and gouache, graphite on cream laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
Mrs. Edward McKnight Kauffer.
It is credited
Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer.
Its dimensions are
47.3 × 31 cm (18 5/8 × 12 3/16 in.)
It is signed
Signed in pen and black ink, lower left: E. McKnight Kauffer
It is inscribed
Inscribed in black ink, upper right: Henry VIII / (Baring) = Arts League / of / Service; below, inscribed in graphite: [partial, rough costume sketch]
Cite this object as
Drawing, Costume Design: Henry VIII, for "Catherine Parr, or Alexander's Horse", 1925; Written by William Shakespeare (British, ca. 1564–1616); USA; brush and gouache, graphite on cream laid paper; 47.3 × 31 cm (18 5/8 × 12 3/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-170