Anne Yeats theatre design sketchbooks

Description

Comprises sketchbooks predominantly relating to theatre design, including set and costume design. One sketchbook is from the period when Anne Yeats was studying theatre design at the Paul Collin School of Theatre Design in Paris (1937). Others relate to plays that she designed during her engagement with the Abbey Theatre. The sketchbooks contain notes on the process of designing, notes on plays, set and costume designs, as well as drawings of theatre stage property, audiences and actors. Series also includes a sub-series of Loose Theatre Designs.

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Yeats, Anne (1919-2001)

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Record data
TitleAnne Yeats theatre design sketchbooks
CreatorYeats, Anne (1919-2001)
Date1937-1962
LocationYeats Archive
TypeComponent
RefIE NGI/YA/Y40/1
LevelSeries
FormatDrawing, Manuscript
ConditionGood
Extent27 sketchbooks

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