23 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,000
GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
Edward Burra (1905-1976)
Costume Design for Escamillo Act II, Carmen
with studio stamp (lower left), inscribed 'Escamillo Act II' (lower centre) and with notes
pencil and watercolour
18 x 8½ in. (45.7 x 21.6 cm.)
Executed circa 1947.
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In 1947 Burra designed the sets and costumes for Bizet's Carmen at the Royal Opera House, London.
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