Anderson, Percy, -1928

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English costume designer.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : 55 York Terrace, Regent's Park, N.W., [London], to Mary Frances Ronalds, 1900 Nov. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270125576

Designer and painter Percy Anderson was known in England for his work with producer Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree and the original productions of Gilbert and Sullivan operettas (all D'Oyly Carte productions at the Savoy from The yeoman of the guard on). The majority of Anderson's design work on Broadway occurred prior to 1915. At a time when theatrical designers were unknown, Percy Anderson was acknowledged in playbills and his name mentioned in reviews. He died October 28, 1928 at the age of 77 in London.

From the guide to the Percy Anderson designs, 1905, (The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.)

Designer and painter Percy Anderson was known in England for his work with producer Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree and the original productions of Gilbert and Sullivan operettas (all D'Oyly Carte productions at the Savoy from The yeoman of the guard on).

The majority of Anderson's design work on Broadway occurred prior to 1915. At a time when theatrical designers were unknown, Percy Anderson was acknowledged in playbills and his name mentioned in reviews. He died October 28, 1928 at the age of 77 in London.

From the description of Percy Anderson designs, 1905. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 669056231

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creatorOf Anderson, Percy. Correspondence, 1926. Idaho State Archives, Idaho State Historical Society
creatorOf Anderson, Percy, d. 1928,. Autograph letters signed from Percy Anderson, London, to Augustin Daly [manuscript], 1894-1895. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Anderson, Percy, d. 1928. Chu Chin Chow visual materials, [1916-1918]. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Anderson, Percy, d. 1928. Percy Anderson designs, 1905. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Dorothy Nevile Lees papers relating to Edward Gordon Craig and, The Mask, 1905-1963. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn W. Clarkson (Firm) costume designs, 1883-1926 and undated. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Rumbold, Hugo. Costume designs for The tempest, 1921. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Anderson, Percy. Autograph letter signed : 55 York Terrace, Regent's Park, N.W., [London], to Mary Frances Ronalds, 1900 Nov. 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf B. J. Simmons & Co. B. J. Simmons & Co. Costume Design Records, 1878-1969 (bulk 1900-1960). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Crain, W. H. W.H. Crain Costume and Scenic Design Collection ca. 1650-1993 (bulk 1900-1960). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Anderson, Percy. [Percy Anderson : Australian and New Zealand Art Files]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Anderson, Percy, d. 1928. Sweet Kitty Bellairs costume designs and production material, 1903. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Costume designs for The tempest, 1921 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf Anderson, Percy, d. 1928. Costume designs for the play Disraeli, 1911. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Independent Commission on the Los Angeles Police Department records, 1991. University of Southern California, USC Libraries
referencedIn Costume designs for The tempest, 1921 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf Percy Anderson designs, 1905 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
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associatedWith Arliss, George, 1868-1946. person
associatedWith Belasco, David, 1853-1931. person
associatedWith B. J. Simmons & Co. corporateBody
associatedWith Crain, W. H. person
associatedWith Dale, Margaret, 1880-1972. person
correspondedWith Daly, Augustin, 1838-1899 person
associatedWith Kerr, G. W. person
associatedWith Lees, Dorothy Nevile. person
associatedWith Matkins, Ben H. person
associatedWith Matthews, S. E. person
associatedWith Parker, Louis Napoleon, 1852-1944. person
associatedWith Ronalds, Mary Frances, d. 1916, person
associatedWith Rumbold, Hugo. person
associatedWith W. Clarkson (Firm). corporateBody
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Birth 1851

Death 1928-10-30

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