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La Dame dans la Lune: sketch for setting, Scene I
La Dame dans la Lune: sketch for setting, Scene I
Artist:
Date:
1958
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Watercolor Over Pencil On Paper
Dimensions:
363 x 500 mm (14 5/16 x 19 11/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
T&D1962.81
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. 52

SKETCH FOR DECOR- LA DAME DANS LA LUNE, SCENE I., vibrant multi-colored stage set with gilded stage edge and red curtains, the painted sky ceiling secures a hanging crescent moon on which a ballerina rests, the moon hangs above a chateau and its formall gardens, a mysterious man with red jacket looks at the moon maiden through a telescope, the plot thickens...