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Nicholas ROERICH

St Petersburg, Russia 1874 – Kulu, India 1947

designer

  • to Finland 1916

LES BALLETS RUSSES DE SERGE DIAGHILEV

commenced 1909 – 1929

producer (organisation)

Trousers from costume for a Polovtsian warrior c.1909
Collection Title: the Ballets Russes' production of Danses Polovtsiennes du Prince Igor [The Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor]
Creation Notes: First performed 19 May 1909, Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes, silk, cotton, metal

Primary Insc: Costumiers stamp.
Secondary Insc: In blue ink, right front: ANTONOVA. In blue ink, left side, in Russian script: N SEMIENOV.
Tertiary Insc: German customs stamp.
Dimensions: centre back 38.0 h cm inner leg 67.0 h cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.270.3
Subject: Theatre arts, International