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Les Dryades: costume sketch of a female figure, #3
Les Dryades: costume sketch of a female figure, #3
Date:
1953
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pencil And Watercolor On Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 317 x 239 mm (12 1/2 x 9 7/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Acquired by Mrs. Adolph Spreckels from the artist, 1958.

Accession Number:
T&D1962.8
Acquisition Date:
1962-01-01
Credit Line:

Theater and Dance Collection, gift of Mrs. Adolph B. 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.46
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. ;

Ballerina in classic pose with arms gracefully extended, one leg in front, wears an organic dress decorated with a torso of leaves and a trail of foliage all down her front, her headdress consists of a train of flowers.