• Sergei Eisenstein, costume design for the Old Parrot in The Golden Pot, based on the tale by E. T. A. Hoffmann (December 21, 1920). Russian State Archive of Literature and Art, f. 1923, op. 2, ed. khr. 1611:1.

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  • The Golden Pot
    Stag[e adaptation], after E. T. A. Hoffmann
    Costume
    of the Old Parrot

Costume design for the Old Parrot in The Golden Pot

From The Director's Prism: E. T. A. Hoffmann and the Russian Theatrical Avant-Garde by Dassia N. Posner

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  • In this costume design for The Golden Pot, the Old Parrot wears a purple tailcoat, navy-and-white checked trousers, and yellow shoes and gloves. He stands in profile to emphasize the hooked beak of his full-head parrot mask.

    See book: p. 153

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  • Performing Arts
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  • December 21, 1920
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