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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)

Tunic for costume for an Ivan c.1920s
Collection Title: the Ballets Russes' production of Le Mariage d'Aurore [Aurora's Wedding]
Creation Notes: First performed 30 June 1923, Hall of Mirrors, Palace of Versailles
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes, silk, metal thread, acetate, cotton, metal hooks and eyes applique

Primary Insc: Maker's woven label inside centre back neck: ROSE SCHOGEL INC, 31 West 56th St, New York, Paris.
Secondary Insc: On tape, inside centre back neck in blue ink, ORSKOV; in black pen: GIRARD. Inside centre back neck, in blue ink: LAD 1942, OCTOBER. Inside centre back, in black ink: NYGREN.
Dimensions: centre back length 75.0 h cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1054.762.A
Subject: Collection: The Julian Robinson collection of fashion, costume, textiles, illustrated periodicals and printed ephemera, acquired 1976. Theatre arts, International
Image rights: © Natalia Goncharova/ADAGP. Licensed by Viscopy