Giorgio de CHIRICOLES BALLETS RUSSES DE SERGE DIAGHILEVA YOUKINE, Jacket from costume for the Young Man Enlarge 1 /1

Giorgio de CHIRICO

Greece 1888 – Italy 1979

designer

  • Vólos and Athens 1888-1905
  • Munich and Florence 1906-11
  • Paris 1911-15
  • Ferrara 1915-18
  • Rome 1918-24
  • Paris 1924-32

LES BALLETS RUSSES DE SERGE DIAGHILEV

commenced 1909 – 1929

producer (organisation)

A YOUKINE

costumier

Jacket from costume for the Young Man c.1929
Collection Title: the Ballets Russes' production of Le Bal [The Ball]
Creation Notes: First performed 7 May, 1929, Théâtre de Monte-Carlo, Monaco
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes, wool, cotton,metallic trim, hessian (stiffening), metal fasteners

Dimensions: centre back length 63.0 h cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.258
Subject: Theatre arts, International Ballet Art style: Surrealism
Image rights: © Giorgio de Chirico. Licensed by Viscopy