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Aleksandr GOLOVIN

Moscow, Russia 1863 – Leningrad, Russia 1930

designer

  • France 1887-89, and regular visits thereafter

LES BALLETS RUSSES DE SERGE DIAGHILEV

commenced 1909 – 1929

producer (organisation)

Léon BAKST

Grodno, Belarus (Russia) 1866 – France 1924

designer

  • France from 1912

Costume for a female dancer c.1910
Collection Title: the Ballets Russes' production of L'Oiseau de Feu [The Firebird]
Creation Notes: First performed 25 June 1910, Théâtre National de l' Opéra, Paris
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes, cotton, silk, wool, metallic and other paint

Primary Insc: lf customs stamp; c.b. inscription ink on white tape, probably Russian script, 'CHand--'?.
Secondary Insc: German customs stamp. Inscriptions illeg.
Dimensions: centre back 136.0 h cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.270.82
Subject: Theatre arts, International Ballet