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MS Thr 1131

Fraser, Claud Lovat, 1890-1921. Claud Lovat Fraser designs, 1919-1921: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

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Descriptive Summary

Location: pfd
Call No.: MS Thr 1131
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Fraser, Claud Lovat, 1890-1921.
Title: Claud Lovat Fraser designs,
Date(s): 1919-1921.
Quantity: 1 collection (.05 linear feet (5 drawings in 5 folders)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Costume and scene designs for drama and opera.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

No accession number. Purchased with the Frank E. Chase fund; received: 1945 March.
No accession number. Purchased with the Beatrice, Benjamin and D. Richard Bader Fund; received: 2001 July.
No accession number. Purchased with the Jane W. Stedman Bequest; received: date unknown.

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Processed by: Irina Klyagin

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Claud Lovat Fraser Designs, 1919-1921 (MS Thr 1131). Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Claud Lovat Fraser was an English graphic artist, theater designer and author. As a theater designer, he was particularly known for his designs for the Nigel Playfair's productions of As you like it and Beggar's opera.


Arranged alphabetically by production title.

Scope and Contents

Contains 2 costume designs for the 1919 Lyric Theatre production of As you like it, 1 costume design for the 1920 Lyric Theatre production of Beggar's opera, 1 scene design for the 1925 Lyric Theatre production of The Rivals, and 1 costume design for unidentified production of Romeo and Juliet.

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