This month's feature: The D’Oyly Carte Archive

Original painted promotional panels by H.M. Brock, featuring characters from The Yeomen of the Guard, The Pirates of 
Penzance, H.M.S. Pinafore and Iolanthe, ca. 1913-1914. Image courtesy of and © The Victoria and Albert Museum

One of the most significant archives in the world relating to the operas of librettist W.S. Gilbert and composer Arthur Sullivan and their production and management by composer, theatrical agent, impresario and hotelier Richard D’Oyly Carte. (Original painted promotional panels, Copyright: The Victoria and Albert Museum). Find out more...


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