Grodno, Belarus (Russia) 1866
BALLETS RUSSES DE SERGE DIAGHILEV
Dress from costume for a Jewess
Collection Title: the Ballets Russes' production of Cléopâtre [Cleopatra]
Creation Notes: First performed 2 June 1909, Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris
Materials & Technique:
costume and dress, textiles
dresses, silk, cotton
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Secondary Insc: On side lining on cotton labels, top, centre front CLEOPATRE-JUIVE and KOPICHINSKA. Russian inscriptions in lining.
Tertiary Insc: French and German customs' stamps inside lining at top centre front.
underarm chest 39.0 w cm waist 34.0 w cm height 120.0 h cm
: Purchased 1973 Accession No
: NGA 73.270.8 Subject
: Theatre arts, International