Costume: Red trunks

Costume: Red trunks
Title
Costume: Red trunks
Date 
1900-1920
Medium 
Silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 18 x 20 1/2 in. ( 45.7 x 52.1 cm )
Description 
Maroon silk trunks with a button fly; lined with white silk; elastisized legs; four wooden suspender buttons along the waist.
Credit Line 
Gift of Edmund B. Child
Object Number 
1933.32f
Gallery Label 
These trunks were worn as part of a costume worn by Enrico Caruso when he performed the role of Des Grieux in "Manon Lescaut."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group