Privately Published. N.d. [c.1997]. Pink silk-bound hardback, with gold title to front board, with matching slipcase. Portrait frontispiece and 34 colour plates. 325 x 235mm (12¾ x 9¼"). 1.5kg. . English. Fine.
A gift album made by the company at Glyndebourne to celebrate the contribution of the Head of Costume, Tony Ledell. The album includes an illustration of a costume design from each year that Ledell worked at the opera venue, from 1964 to 1997. Designers include Emanuele Luzzati, John Bury, Martin Battersby, Sir Hugh Casson, Erte and Maurice Sendak. A warm inscription is provided by George and Mary Christie, owners of Glyndebourne.