Costume and set designs, 1920-1926 and undated.

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Anisfeld, Boris Israelevich, 1879-1973. Costume and set designs, 1920-1926 and undated.

Costume and set designs, 1920-1926 and undated.

Contains costume designs in watercolor and pencil, tempera and pencil, and other media for characters in Snegörotchka, Turandot, Le Roi de LaHore, and unidentified plays. Set designs are in watercolor and pastel as well as pastel and charcoal, for the plays Mefisto [Mefistofele], The love of three oranges, and Turandot.

5 drawers (1.25 linear ft.)

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