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Raymond Boyce design for Rigoletto, 1964 (2nd of 3)

Raymond Boyce design for Rigoletto, 1964

This coloured drawing was made by set designer Raymond Boyce while working on the set of the New Zealand Opera Company's 1964 production of Verdi's Rigoletto. The production was toured nationally, so sets and costumes had to be both robust and highly portable.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: C-134-059
Gouache by Raymond Boyce

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Bill Guest, 'Theatre design - Set design', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 April 2024)

Story by Bill Guest, published 22 Oct 2014