Natalia GONCHAROVACOL. W. DE BASIL'S BALLETS RUSSESBarbara KARINSKA, Costume for King Dodon Enlarge 1 /1

Natalia GONCHAROVA

Russia 1881 – France 1962

designer

  • Switzerland and Spain 1915-17, France from 1917

COL. W. DE BASIL'S BALLETS RUSSES

commenced 1935 – 1951

producer (organisation)

Barbara KARINSKA

Ukraine, Russia 1886 – United States of America 1983

costumier

Costume for King Dodon [Costume for King Dodon from Le Coq d'Or, comprising robe and mantle] c.1937
Collection Title: the Ballets Russes' production of Le Coq d'Or [The Golden Cockerel]
Title Notes: Col. W. de Basil's Ballets Russes
Creation Notes: First performed 24 May 1914, Théâtre National de l'Opéra, Paris. Revival performance premiered 23 September 1937 at Covent Garden, London.
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes, robe: cotton velveteen, silk grosgrain, wool, lamé, metallic braid; mantel: cotton velveteen, silk, lamé, rayon, acetate, metallic braid, brushed cotton lining, ermine tails Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.1279.1.A-B
Subject: Theatre arts, International Ballet
Image rights: © Natalia Goncharova/ADAGP. Licensed by Viscopy