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    Sale 5132

    Twentieth Century British Art

    6 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 56

    John Piper, C.H. (1903-1992)

    Theatre design for The Magic Flute

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    John Piper, C.H. (1903-1992)
    Theatre design for The Magic Flute
    ink, watercolour and bodycolour
    9 1/8 x 12¾ in. (23.2 x 32.3 cm.)


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    The present work is a design for the 1956 production of The Magic Flute at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.

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    Provenance

    with Spink, London.