Mikhail LARIONOVLES BALLETS RUSSES DE SERGE DIAGHILEV, Costume for a buffoon's wife Enlarge 1 /1

Mikhail LARIONOV

Tiraspol, Russia [now] Moldova 1881 – Fontenay-aux Roses, France 1964

designer

  • Russia, Switzerland, Spain, France

LES BALLETS RUSSES DE SERGE DIAGHILEV

commenced 1909 – 1929

producer (organisation)

Costume for a buffoon's wife c.1921
Collection Title: the Ballets Russes' production of Chout [The Buffoon]
Creation Notes: First performance 17 May 1921, Théâtre de la Gâité-Lyrique, Paris
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes, cotton, cane, dye, paint

Dimensions: bodice centre back length 53.0 h x 67.0 w x 10.0 d cm collar 61 h x 53.5 w x 0.5 d cm wing to wing 130.0 h x 120.0 w x 1.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.270.157.A-C
Subject: Theatre arts, International
Image rights: © Mikhail Larionov/ADAGP. Licensed by Viscopy