Four original costume designs

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Four original costume designs
Additional title: Greenwich Village Follies
Rosse, Herman, 1887-1965 (Costume designer)

Greenwich Village Follies designs


Herman Rosse

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1920 - 1926 (Approximate)
Library locations
Billy Rose Theatre Division
Shelf locator: *T-Vim 2010-081
Anderson, John Murray. Greenwich Village Follies
Costume design drawings
Design drawings
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Physical Description
Pencil works
Extent: 4 drawings : watercolor, pencil
Original color costume and set designs for the theater production Greenwich Village Follies; a musical revue performed in two acts originally presented in a small Greenwich Village theatre but later moved to larger playhouses uptown. Editions were offered from 1919 through 1925 and again in 1928. The production is based on the book by John Murray Anderson, dialogue is by Thomas J. Gray, lyrics by John Murray Anderson and Arthur Swanstrom, music by A. Baldwin Sloane and costume designs by James Reynolds. A collection of costume sketches and set designs by Mark Mooring, Gilbert Adrian (Adrian), Henriette Dallett, James Reynolds, Herman Rosse, Charles LeMaire, Erté, Kiviat, Kivette, Franke, Alice V. O'Neill, Robert Ten Eyck Stevenson, Clifton & DeRex and Dallet McRae.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18891416
MSS Unit ID: 22052
Archives EAD ID: 1079817
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 116caf20-c608-012f-9b37-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1887: Creator Born
  • 1920: Created (Approximate)
  • 1965: Creator Died
  • 2024: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

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Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library. "Four original costume designs" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1920 - 1926.

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Four original costume designs