Costume designs from the archives of the National Theatre in Prague

Prague National Theatre

a quick look at the collection of costume designs from the rich history of the first theater of the Czech Republic.

Civilta, Alfredo Edel, 1885/1885, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Civilta, Romualdo Marenco: Excelsior, The National Theatre Prague, 1885

Role of dancer, Josef Matěj Gottlieb, 1920/1920, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Dancer, Leonid Nikolajevich Andreyev: He Who Gets Slapped, The National Theatre Prague, 1920

Blumenmädchen, Josef Wenig, 1914/1914, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Blumenmädchen, Richard Wagner: Parsifal, The National Theatre Prague, 1914

Závojnatka, Cyril Bouda, 1937/1937, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Závojnatka, Boleslav Vomáčka: Vodník, The National Theatre Prague, 1937

Philosopher, Josef Čapek, 1926/1926, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Philosopher, Molière: Le Bourgeois gentilhomme, The National Theatre Prague, 1926

Chrudoš, Mikoláš Aleš, 1897/1897, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Chrudoš, Bedřich Smetana: Libuše, The National Theatre Prague, 1897

Maître à danser, Josef Čapek, 1926/1926, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Maître à danser, Molière: Le Bourgeois gentilhomme, The National Theatre Prague, 1926

Second Dung-beetle, Josef Čapek, 1922/1922, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Second Dung-beetle, Josef Čapek: Pictures from the Insects' Live, The National Theatre Prague, 1922

Dancers, Bedřich Feuerstein, 1921/1921, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Dancers, Molière: Le Malade imaginaire, The National Theatre Prague, 1921

Mefistofeles, Josef Matěj Gottlieb, 1923/1923, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Mefistofeles, Johann Wolfgang Goethe: Faust, The National Theatre Prague, 1923

Dona Angela, Jan Sládek, 1942/1942, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Dona Angela, Tirso de Molina: The Rivals, The National Theatre Prague, 1942

Haimon, Karel Vaca, 1967/1967, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Haimon, Milan Uhde: Děvka z města Théby, The National Theatre Prague, 1967

Beatrice, Karel Svolinský, 1940/1940, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Beatrice, William Shakespeare: Much Ado About Nothing, The National Theatre Prague, 1940

Recruits, Zdeněk Sklenář, 1943/1943, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Recruits, Alois & Vilém Mrštíkovi: Maryša, The National Theatre Prague 1943

Costume, Robert Polák, 1908/1908, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, costume, Otakar Ostrčil: Kunál's Eyes, The National Theatre Prague, 1908

Marina, Karel Svolinský, 1945/1945, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Marina, Modest Petrovich Musorgsky: Boris Godunov, The National Theatre Prague, 1945

Helga, Karel Štapfer, 1900/1900, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Helga, Zdeněk Fibich: The Fall of Arkun, The National Theatre Prague, 1900

Second gentleman, František Tröster, 1944/1944, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Second gentleman, Jan Evangelista Zelinka: A Stubborn Shoemaker, The National Theatre Prague, 1944

Vodník, Karel Šimůnek, 1901/1901, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Vodník, Antonín Dvořák: Rusalka, The National Theatre Prague, 1901

Autolycus, Jiří Trnka, 1941/1941, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Autolycus, William Shakespeare: The Winter's Tale, The National Theatre Prague 1941

Bee, Karel Šimůnek, 1902/1902, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Bee, Oskar Nedbal: The Tale of Honza, The National Theatre Prague, 1902

Princess, Karel Štapfer, 1900/1900, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Princess, Antonín Vojtěch Horák: The Grandmother, The National Theatre Prague, 1900

Klingsor, Josef Wenig, 1914/1914, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Klingsor, Richard Wagner: Parsifal, The National Theatre Prague, 1914

Terpsichore, František Muzika, 1939/1939, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Terpsichore, Christoph Willibald Gluck: Orpheus and Eurydice, The National Theatre Prague, 1939

Dancer, Vlastislav Hofman, 1935/1935, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Dancer, Zdeněk Fibich: The Tempest, The National Theatre Prague, 1935

Dancer, Robert Holzer, 1890/1890, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Dancer, Alberto Franchetti: Asrael, The National Theatre Prague, 1890

Cléanthis, Zdeněk Rykr, 1939/1939, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Cléanthis, Molière: Amphitryon, The National Theatre Prague, 1939

Runa, Karel Ladislav Klusáček, 1898/1898, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Runa, Julius Zeyer: Radúz a Mahulena, The National Theatre Prague, 1898

Musicians, Marcel Pokorný, 1969/1969, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Musicians, Bohuslav Martinů: The Miracles of Mary, The National Theatre Prague, 1969

Burghers, Ladies, Vladimír Jan Hnízdo, 1942/1942, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Burghers-Ladies, Engelbert Humperdinck: Königskinder, The National Theatre Prague, 1942

Dora, Alena Ladová, 1947/1947, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Dora, Josef Kajetán Tyl: The Forest Maiden, The National Theatre Prague, 1947

Claudine, František Zelenka, 1935/1935, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Claudine, Molière: George Dandin, The National Theatre Prague, 1935

Gunar, Karel Štapfer, 1900/1900, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Gunar, Zdeněk Fibich: The Fall of Arkun, The National Theatre Prague, 1900

Canio, Robert Holzer, 1893/1893, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Canio, Ruggiero Leoncavallo: I pagliacci, The National Theatre Prague, 1893

Myrtha, Jindřiška Hirschová, 1969/1969, From the collection of: Prague National Theatre

Costume Design, Myrtha, Adolph Charles Adam: Giselle, The National Theatre Prague, 1969

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