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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)

Doublet from costume for the Captive Knight [Le Chevalier Captif] c.1910
Collection Title: the Ballets Russes' production of Giselle
Creation Notes: First performed 17 June 1910, Théâtre National de l'Opéra, Paris
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes,

Dimensions: underarm chest 50.0 w cm inner sleeve 42.0 h cm outer sleeve 62.0 h cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.270.55
Subject: Theatre arts, International