Artifacts of the Classroom: Set Designs for Ah, Wilderness
Sketches of chairs from the early 1900s for the play's setting in New England, 1906.
Narrowing it down: an American pressed wood rocking chair c. 1900
Hand-colored black and white photos were the inspiration for the lighting design.
A model of the set for "Ah, Wilderness" was used to prepare the lighting.
A close up of the model shows how close audience members are to the action.