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Image 3 from the booklet Russian Ballet
Image 3 from the booklet Russian Ballet
Artist:
Date:
1919
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Color Lithograph
Dimensions:
5.8 x 11.8 cm (image); 21.6 x 26.3 cm (sheet)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
T&D1994.104.6
Acquisition Date:
1994-10-13
Credit Line:

Theater and Dance Collection, Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

geometric shapes forming an abstract composition

RUSSIAN BALLET, red, white and brown accents kinetic, sharp zig-zag shapes which play on a background of bold yellow, purple and brown, “fluttering white hands beat- compel. Reason concedes”, the visual pattern follows the rhythm of the modern Russian ballet presented.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”