Carbon pencil, graphite, watercolour and chalk
14¼ x 10 inches.
First exhibited: Not known.
Depicts Gwen Ffrancon Davies ( 1891-1992) being laced into the underdress of her Juliet costume at London Regent Theatre.
The Production was opened at The Birmingham Repertory Theatre on 27 May 1922 and was revived at London’s Regent Theatre 24th May 1924 with John Gielgud as Romeo.
© Reproduced with permission of The Estate Dame Laura Knight DBE RA 2020 All Rights Reserved