Oliver MESSELBALLETS RUSSES DE SERGE DIAGHILEV, Mask from costume for a Muse Enlarge 1 /1

Oliver MESSEL

Great Britain 1904 – West Indies 1978

designer

BALLETS RUSSES DE SERGE DIAGHILEV

commenced 1911 – 1929

producer (organisation)

Mask from costume for a Muse c.1925
Collection Title: the Ballets Russes' production of Zéphire et Flore [Zephyr and Flora]
Creation Notes: First performed 28 April 1925, Théâtre de Monte Carlo, Monaco
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes, cardboard, paper, plaster, paint, elastic papier maché

Dimensions: height 26.0 h cm width 23.0 h cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.270.183
Subject: Theatre arts, International Ballet