Oliver MESSELCOLONEL W. DE BASIL'S BALLETS RUSSESKARINSKA, Jacket for costume for a courtier Enlarge 1 /1

Oliver MESSEL

Great Britain 1904 – West Indies 1978

designer

COLONEL W. DE BASIL'S BALLETS RUSSES

commenced 1932 – 1951

producer (organisation)

KARINSKA

commenced 1932

costumier (organisation)

Jacket for costume for a courtier c.1937
Collection Title: the Ballets Russes' production of Francesca da Rimini
Creation Notes: First performed Covent Garden, London 15 jULY 1937
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes, woollen fabric, metal studs

Primary Insc: Maker's label: KARINSKA
Secondary Insc: On cotton label: FARRELL
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.270.280
Subject: Theatre arts, International