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Rockwell Kent, costume design for Benjamin Britten's <em>Peter Grimes</em>, 1968, from the Rockwell Kent papers, [circa 1840]-1993, bulk 1935-1961

Rockwell Kent, costume design for Benjamin Britten's Peter Grimes, 1968

Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971

Item Information

Title: Rockwell Kent, costume design for Benjamin Britten's Peter Grimes

Date: 1968

Physical Details: 1 sketch : various media ; 19 x 13 cm.

Description: The watercolor and pencil sketch is Rockwell Kent's costume design for Benjamin Britten's 1968 opera Peter Grimes. The handwritten inscription notes the costume is for the character Peter, describes the costume as "Pea Jacket blue, almost black." The sketch is signed by the artist.

Creator: Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971

Forms part of: Rockwell Kent papers, [circa 1840]-1993, bulk 1935-1961

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Rockwell Kent, costume design for Benjamin Britten's Peter Grimes, 1968. Rockwell Kent papers, [circa 1840]-1993, bulk 1935-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 343