W.B. Yeats Abbey Theatre Dublin 10/8/38
by J. Gawsworth [Terence Ian Fytton Armstrong].
|Main Creator:||Gawsworth, John, 1912-1970|
William Butler Years, (1865-1939), poet & dramatist. Head and shoulders, seated, to left and looking down. Wearing glasses, bow tie, coat. Title inscribed in black ink l.r. on sheet and underneath this signed "by J. Gawsworth" in blue ballpoint pen by John Gawsworth [pseudonym of British writer and poet Terence Ian Fytton Armstrong, (1912-1970)]. This drawing was present inside a copy of the Abbey Theatre programme for the Abbey Theatre Festival of Irish Drama, August 6th-20th, 1938. The first production of W. B. Yeats' drama 'Purgatory', a play in one act was performed on Wednesday August 10, 1938, the date present on this drawing.
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Physical description: 1 drawing : pencil and ink ; 25.4 x 23.2 cm..
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|PD YEAT-WI (1) I||
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