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Aleksandr GOLOVIN

Moscow, Russia 1863 – Leningrad, Russia 1930

designer

  • France 1887-89, and regular visits thereafter

Natalia GONCHAROVA

Russia 1881 – France 1962

designer

  • Switzerland and Spain 1915-17, France from 1917

LES BALLETS RUSSES DE SERGE DIAGHILEV

commenced 1909 – 1929

producer (organisation)

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

Dimensions: centre back 105.0 h cm underarm chest 55.0 h cm outer sleeve 68.0 h cm inner sleeve 36.0 h cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.270.85
Subject: Theatre arts, International