Scope and arrangement
The Theatrical designs [graphic] / Gabriel M. Powell is arranged in two series:
This series includes handwritten biographical reminiscences by Gabriel M. Powell concerning his career, as well as a page from a 1936 issue of Theatre Arts illustrating some of his early designs.
This series contains watercolor set designs and two costume designs. Set designs included are from MACBETH, OUTWARD BOUND, THE LOVES OF ANATOL, PERSONAL APPEARANCE, THE DOLLAR and ACCENT ON YOUTH. The costume designs are from KING LEAR and PETER PAN.