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Sonia DELAUNAY

Ukraine 1885 – France 1979

designer

COLONEL W. DE BASIL'S BALLETS RUSSES

commenced 1932 – 1951

producer (organisation)

Dress from costume for a slave or dancing girl c.1937
Collection Title: the Ballets Russes' production of Cléopâtre [Cleopatra]
Place made: France
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, textiles dresses, wool, rayon, cotton, metallic fabric, ribbon and braid, paint, elastic, metal. painted and appliqued

Dimensions: centre back 105.0 h cm chest width at u'arm 39.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1054.746.A
Subject: Collection: The Julian Robinson collection of fashion, costume, textiles, illustrated periodicals and printed ephemera, acquired 1976. Theatre arts, International