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Alexandre BENOIS

St Petersburg, Russia 1870 – Paris, France 1960

designer

  • to Paris, France 1926

LES BALLETS RUSSES DE SERGE DIAGHILEV

commenced 1909 – 1929

producer (organisation)

Ivan CAFFI

costumier

VOROBIER

costumier

Costume for Petrouchka c.1911
Collection Title: the Ballets Russes' production of Petrouchka [Petrushka]
Creation Notes: First performed 13 June 1911, Théâtre Du Châtelet, Paris
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes, tunic: silk satin, cotton and cotton lace, metal fasteners; trousers: silk satin, rayon patches, plastic buttons; boots: silk, metal eyelets, cotton, leather Cat Raisonné: Healy & Lloyd,(1990)12
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.3592.1-3.A-B
Subject: Theatre arts, International Ballet
Image rights: © Alexandre Benois/ADAGP. Licensed by Viscopy