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Costume sketchbook for Raiders of the Lost Ark

Costume sketchbook for Raiders of the Lost Ark

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Description (Brief)
Deborah Nadoolman Landis' costume sketchbook for the 1981 film Raiders of the Lost Ark. The stapled paper booklet holds seven costume sketches for the character Marion Ravenwood (portrayed by Karen Allen) and five for Indiana Jones (portrayed by Harrison Ford). Each page has a costume drawing, colored with colored pencil or crayon, and a fabric swatch taped next to the drawing. These sketches and fabric swatches were used to create costumes seen in the film.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketchbook
date made
1980
maker
Landis, Deborah Nadoolman
place made
United States: California, Los Angeles
Associated Place
United States: California, Los Angeles
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
fabric (swatches material)
metal (staples material)
Measurements
overall: 8 1/2 in x 6 in; 21.59 cm x 15.24 cm
ID Number
1989.0401.01
accession number
1989.0401
catalog number
1989.0401.01
subject
Motion Pictures
Movie
Entertainment, Film
Costume
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Popular Entertainment
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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