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Title
Male Minister (Male Chorus) -- Act 1/Scene 3
Creator
Ramicova, Dunya
Contributor
Sellars, Peter, 1957-
Goodman, Alice, 1958-
Contributing Institution
UC Merced, Library and Special Collections
Collection
Dunya Ramicova costume design collection
Rights Information
Copyrighted
Creative Commons Attribution - NonCommercial-NoDerivatives (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0)
Description
Production Credits: Scene Designer: Adrianne Lobel; Lighting Designer: James F Ingalls; Choreographer: Mark Morris; Producer: 1987-1990; Co-production of Houston Grand Opera, Houston, Texas, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, New York, Kennedy Center for Performing Arts , Washington, D.C., De Nederlandse Opera, Amsterdam, Holland, and Los Angeles Opera, Los Angeles, California; 1991, Co-production of Frankfurt Opera, Frankfurt, Germany and Maison de la Culture, Paris France; 2000, English National Opera, London, UK; 2011, The Metropolitan Opera, New York, New York
Venue: 1987- 1990 Houston Grand Opera, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, Kennedy Center for Performing Arts, De Nederlandse Opera, Los Angeles Opera 1991 Frankfurt Opera, Maison de la Culture 2000 English national Opera 2011 The Metropolitan Opera
Scope / Content: There is text both on drawing paper and on mounting paper. There is a fabric swatch indicating correct color only. There is #30 located in a squre in the right hand corner on the bottom of page.
Type
image
Format
Fine marker pen (grey), fine black & red ink pen on drawing paper. Rendering is mounted on color pastel paper which has red drawing pencil markings.
Form/Genre
Drawing
Extent
22 x 30 cm
Identifier
ark:/86071/d2gp5d
Language
English
eng
Relation
Nixon in China
Provenance
Gift of Dunya Ramicova, 2014
Location
Box 8
Transcription
"Buttons on cuffs", "Trouser cuffs" written on rendering paper. "This suit is worn under overcoat of Act 1/1. It is an unlined "Mao" suit with top stitched detail. Trousers can be drawstring or have fly with elastic in back of waist. There are creases on trousers, as well as cuffs. All male ministers wear identical suits. For shoes and individual details such as glasses, see #23, 24, 25,and 26.", "MALE MINISTER", "ACT 1/3" written on mounting paper.

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