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Image TitleHermia
Performance TitleMidsummer Night's Dream
Opening Performance Date1954
TheaterRoyal Shakespeare Theatre (Stratford-upon-Avon, England)
AuthorShakespeare, William, 1564-1616
Associated People (Director)Devine, George, 1910-1966
Associated People (Actor)Walker, Zena, 1934-2003
ObjectCostume rendering
Dimensions13 1/8 x 18 1/2
DescriptionCostume rendering for Hermia in Midsummer Night's Dream: multi-colored dress, bottom is light blue with dark blue dots and white stars, with slit up left side
middle section is light blue with jagged white stripes
bodice is white with red dots. Black belt
black sandals
black and gray earrings
black and gray bracelets on each wrist.
InscriptionA Midsummer Nights Dream
Zena Walker, in manuscript hand, upper right corner.
Style or PeriodArchaic Greek with Eastern influence
c. 500 B.C.
Assyria, Persia, Phrygia
Production notes
Subject I (AAT)costume design
costumes (character dress)
dresses (garments)
blue (color)
white (color)
red (color)
stars (motifs)
belts (costume accessories)
earrings (jewelry)
gray (color)
bracelets (jewelry)
black (color)
Subject II (TGMI)Theatrical productions
Costume Design drawings
Subject III (LCSH)Theater--History
RightsRare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; For questions regarding these materials, please contact the Rare Book and Manuscript Library:
Physical LocationUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Inventory Number540323-001
Collection TitleMotley Collection of Theatre and Costume Design (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library)