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Giselle Act I: Costume Sketch for Giselle's Six Friends
Giselle Act I: Costume Sketch for Giselle's Six Friends
Artist:
Date:
1946
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Ink, Transparent And Opaque Watercolor
Dimensions:
Sheet: 328 x 248 mm (12 15/16 x 9 3/4 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
T&D1981.15
Acquisition Date:
1981-01-01
Credit Line:

Theater and Dance Collection, gift of George Hopper Fitch

Exhibition History:

CPLH, Recent Acquisitions of the AFGA 1981-1982, Part II: 1940-1982, 21 May - 21 Aug 1983.

GISELLE ACT I: COSTUME SKETCH FOR GISELLE’S SIX FRIENDS, NY BALLET THEATER, portrait of a comely young woman with green Victorian dress, white piping accents neck, shoulders, waist and cuffs of dress, she wears an elaborate headdress akin to a floral halo, although she is surrounded by beauty with flowers everywhere she wears a tormented expression.