Costume drawing by Judy Dearing for Stanley Kowalski in A Streetcar Named Desire

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Created by
Dearing, Judy, American, 1940 - 1995
Subject of
Alliance Theatre, American, founded 1968
Medium
graphite and pigment on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 13 3/4 × 11 1/16 in. (34.9 × 28.1 cm)
Type
design drawings
Place used
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date
1993
Description
A costume design drawing by Judy Dearing for the character Stanley Kowalski in the play A Streetcar Named Desire. The drawing depicts a man standing with his left hand behind his side and holding a rectangular toolbox in his right hand. He wears light gray coverall, a white belt, and white work boots. The man and his clothing are outlined in graphite with an unidentified pigment shading. The stamp for the United Scenic Artists Local 829 is in black ink in the lower right facing corner, with Dearing's signature in black ink below the stamp. The reverse is blank.
Topic
African American
Art
Costume
Costume design
Theatre companies
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2014.128.16
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Classification
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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