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Corrida- Costume Sketch for Carmen (Le Grand Ballet du Marquis de Cuevas, Paris, 1957)
Corrida- Costume Sketch for Carmen (Le Grand Ballet du Marquis de Cuevas, Paris, 1957)
Date:
1957
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Gouache On Grey Wove Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 323 x 243 mm (12 11/16 x 9 9/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
T&D1962.69
Acquisition Date:
1962-01-01
Credit Line:

Theater and Dance Collection, Gift of Mrs. Alma de Bretteville Spreckels

Exhibition History:

"Fifty Years of Ballet Design I", circulated by the American Federation of Arts, New York, Sept 1959 - August 1960, including the John Herron Art Museum, Indianapolis, Indiana 133b/59-19.

COSTUME SKETCH: “CARMEN” FOR CORRIDA. LE GRAND BALLET DU MARQUIS DE CUEVAS, PARIS, 1957., seductive portrait of Carmen dancing with her arm and leg raised as if to twirl, she wears a small black hat, white shirt and blue vest, fitted matador pants with red and white striped stockings, one coquettishly limp around her ankle, her gaze is piercing, detail of vest in background.