Costume design for the prostitute in La Ronde

Maker and role
Artist: Lewis Brown, American, 1928-2011
Year
1977

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Media/materials
Watercolor, gouache, ink, metallic paint, and graphite on board
Measurements
sheet, 22 x 15in (55.9 x 38.1cm)
Credit line
Gift of Annette Garceau
Accession number
TL2005.101
Department
Location
Theatre production information
Play by Arthur Schnitzler. Produced by the Guthrie Theater, Minneapolis, 1977.
Further information
Gustav Klimt's "femmes fatales" with their art nouveau ornaments were obvious models for Lewis Brown's designs for the prostitute in Arthur Schnitzler's vignettes exploring sexual mores.

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