Painted wood, paper, and fabric with found objects
19 x 25 x 24 3/4in (48.3 x 63.5 x 62.9cm)
Gift of The Tobin Endowment
Theatre production information
Play by Maxim Gorky. Produced by the Royal Shakespeare Company at the Aldwych Theatre, London, 1974.
Holes in the top of the maquette produce the effect of sunlight filtered through leafy trees in the yard of a Dacha near St. Petersburg. In the maquette, the fabric on the ground is painted to enhance this dappled pattern.
Tazeena Firth (British, b.1935)
Timothy O'Brien (British, b.1929)