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Backdrop for the Cemetery of the Wilis in Act II of the ballet Giselle
Backdrop for the Cemetery of the Wilis in Act II of the ballet Giselle
Date:
1948
Location:
Legion of Honor
Gallery 2
Century:
Media:
Watercolor And Gouache On Paper, And Graphite Underdrawing
Dimensions:
Sheet: 351 x 579 mm (13 13/16 x 22 13/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
T&D1962.33
Acquisition Date:
1962-01-01
Credit Line:

Theater and Dance Collection, Gift of Alma de Bretteville Spreckels

Exhibition History:

The Society of The Four Arts, Palm Beach, Florida,The Golden Age of Ballet Design, exh. cat. by Earl Anderson, 1976, no. 18

The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, California Palace of the Legion of Honor,Russian Theater and Costume Designs from The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 1980 (circulated 1980-1982), exh.cat.intro. by John E. Bowlt, cat.by Nikita D. Lobanov, Nina Lobanov, and AiméeTroyen, no. , p. , repr. p. ;
The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, M. H. de Young Memorial Museum:The Art of Enchantment, Diaghilev’s Ballets Russes, 1909-1929, 1988-1989 (ciculated 1989), cat. by Nancy Van Norman Baer, et al.,
The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, Theatre in Revolution, Russian Avant-Garde Stage Design 1913-1935, 1991-1992 (circulated IBM Gallery of Science and Art, New York, 1992, Armand Hammer Museum of Art and Cultural Center, Los Angeles, CA. 1992), cat. by Nancy Van Norman Baer et al.
de Young, Wilsey Court, A Salute to the Centenary of Scheherazade, 5-31 Oct 2010.