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Wardrobe copy of a costume design by Attilio Comelli - a Lansquenet in 'Faust'

Collection: Attilio Comelli Design Collection
Object number: ROH/COM/DES/COS/0177
Description: Watercolour and pencil design for a Lansquenet (mercenary foot soldier) who is depicted wearing a bonnet with feathers, a uniform comprising a knee-length maroon, red, and yellow tunic, a maroon doublet with slashing on the bodice that shows yellow underneath, full red and yellow sleeves, hose, and slashed wide-toe pumps. He has a long black sword. The bonnet and pumps are sketched in pencil and not coloured in.
Maker of copy: Wardrobe Department
Costume designer: Attilio Comelli
Dimensions: height 37.25 cm; width 27 cm
Condition: Good.
Alternative number: SK 26
Related work: Faust