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Signed and dated costume design by Attilio Comelli - members of the Male Bourgeois in 'The Merry Wives of Windsor'

Collection: Attilio Comelli Design Collection
Object number: ROH/COM/DES/COS/1112
Date: 1907
Description: Watercolour and pencil design for two members of the Male Bourgeois. The character on the left is depicted wearing a red hat with a pleated section worn over one side, a pale grey tunic with a dagged hem, a belt and purse, dark red hose, and cream coloured ankle boots with pointed toes. The character on the right is depicted wearing a spotted hat, a short orange cape and hood decorated with white spots, a camel coloured tunic, a belt and purse, brown hose, and pale brown boots. Includes thumbnails of different hats and hoods. The wearer names noted on the back of the design are: Happe, Kraft, Schubert, Lapfe, Chiffmon, Walter.
Costume designer: Attilio Comelli
Dimensions: height 37 cm; width 27 cm
Condition: Good.
Related work: The Merry Wives of Windsor