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1971

  • Work on this object began.

1973

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2021

  • You found it!

Drawing, Costume Design: Le Galant, for Le Testament, 1971

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Ariel Parkinson and music composed by Ezra Pound and written by François Villon. It is dated 1971 and we acquired it in 1973. Its medium is brush and watercolor, gouache, pen and ink, charcoal, graphite on laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

Its dimensions are

39.8 × 52 cm (15 11/16 × 20 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark in upper right

It is inscribed

Inscribed in pencil, lower right: + a cloak - giallo Inscribed in brown ink, lower left: "Le Galant"

Cite this object as

Drawing, Costume Design: Le Galant, for Le Testament, 1971; Music composed by Ezra Pound (American, 1885–1972); USA; brush and watercolor, gouache, pen and ink, charcoal, graphite on laid paper; 39.8 × 52 cm (15 11/16 × 20 1/2 in.); 1973-14-4

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