The Mikado: Costumier notes and additional design materials, ca.1930s-1960s

Scope and Content

File includes:

  • Fabric swatch sheets and costume notes, including a list of hand-painted fans for characters played by Leo Sheffield, Charles Goulding, Darrell Fancourt, Henry Lytton and Bertha Lewis, ca.1930s-1950s.
  • Assorted costume pencil sketches by unidentified artists, ca.1930s-60s.
  • Stage-position diagram for ladies in Act 1, ca.1930s.
  • Painted reproduction of a Ricketts costume design, labelled as being for the Savoy Illustrated Handbook. Artist unknown, undated.