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MS Thr 332-332.1

Oenslager, Donald, 1902-1975. Donald Oenslager set designs: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

© President and Fellows of Harvard College

Descriptive Summary

Location: pf
Location: ppf
Location: framed storage
Call No.: MS Thr 332-332.1
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Title: Donald Oenslager set designs
Date(s): 1934-1967
Quantity: .1 linear feet (5 folders and 1 framed item)
Language of materials: Collection material is in English.
Abstract: Set designs by American set designer Donald Oenslager.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Gift of Donald Oenslager, 825 Fifth Avenue, New York, New York 10021; received: 1959 (three drawings), 1963, 1969, and 1970.

Biographical / Historical

Oenslager was an American set designer.


Arranged alphabetically by title.

Scope and Contents

Set designs rendered in ink, watercolor, gouache, pencil, and chalk for productions of Prometheus bound,Pygmalion, and Antigone among other plays. Also includes a costume design for L'Histoire du soldat.

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