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1967

  • Work on this object began.

1971

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2021

  • You found it!

Drawing, Costume Design: Comedy of Errors

This is a Drawing. It was written by William Shakespeare and designed by Theoni V. Aldredge and made for (as the client) New York Shakespeare Festival. It is dated 1967 and we acquired it in 1971. Its medium is brush and gouache, graphite on cardboard. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Theoni V. Aldredge. It is credited Gift of Theoni V. Aldredge.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 35.2 × 28 cm (13 7/8 in. × 11 in.)

It is signed

Signed in ink, lower right: "Theoni V. Aldredge"

It is inscribed

In pencil, upper left "COMEDY OF ERRORS"

Cite this object as

Drawing, Costume Design: Comedy of Errors; Designed by Theoni V. Aldredge ; USA; brush and gouache, graphite on cardboard; H x W: 35.2 × 28 cm (13 7/8 in. × 11 in.); Gift of Theoni V. Aldredge; 1971-2-2

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