G. E. Calthrop costume designs for Cavalcade, 1931.


Calthrop, G. E. G. E. Calthrop costume designs for Cavalcade, 1931.

G. E. Calthrop costume designs for Cavalcade, 1931.

Original watercolor, pencil, and ink costume designs by G. E. Calthrop (Gladys E. Calthrop). Most designs include annotations designating the following: sketch number; act and scene number; actor's name; and colors, fabrics, and ornaments to be used in design. All designs are unsigned. Also includes: a theater program which contains a photograph of the cast and also G. E. Calthrop; a numbered autograph manuscript list recording all the drawings included in this collection; and the cover from the case formerly holding these designs.

1 box (.5 linear feet)

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