Patrick Caulfield's use of bright blocks of flat colour and thick Black outlines became a hallmark of his style and has gone on to influence other artists such as Michael Craig Martin and Julian Opie. This one at performance was set to music of Igor Stravinsky. Patrick Caulfield Rosie asked to design of both the sets and costumes.The main set design was a series of gigantic lampshades forming a fantastical backdrop, shedding light in alternate bars of yellow and black, recalling the strong blocks of colour in his canvases. These were not unlike those found on his print series "Interior" in four parts. In 1995 he designs the sets and costume for the production of Frederick Ashton's 'Rhapsody' at the Royal Opera house, Covent Garden, which went on to be performed at the Royal National de Paris 1996
Music Theatre Gallery, 1 Elyston Place, London, SW3 3LA, American auction house Fairhead fine art
Tales from the colony room, Dellasposa Gallery, 2020
Patrick Caulfield: Paintings, Marco Livingstone, Lund Humphriess, 2005, pp. 151 & 265-266 (not repro)
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