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Costume design for a Minister of State in scene 1 of the ballet The Sleeping Princess
Costume design for a Minister of State in scene 1 of the ballet The Sleeping Princess
Date:
1921
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Graphite,transparent And Opaque Watercolor, And Gold Paint On Laid Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 306 x 234 mm (12 1/16 x 9 3/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
T&D1962.43
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.7;
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.12 , p.23 , repr. p.23 ;
The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, M. H. de Young Memorial Museum:The Art of Enchantment, Diaghilev’s Ballets Russes, 1909-1929, 1988-1989, cat. by Nancy Van Norman Baer, et al., checklist no. 22, repr. p. 90;
Dansmuseet, Stockholm (Sweden): Léon Bakst and the Ballet, 1993.

standing male figure in elaborate eighteenth century court dress