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Costume design for a Nestorian in act 1 of the drama La Pisanella ou la morte parfumée (Pisanella or The Perfumed Death)
Costume design for a Nestorian in act 1 of the drama La Pisanella ou la morte parfumée (Pisanella or The Perfumed Death)
Date:
1913
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Graphite, Watercolor , And Gold Paint On Laid Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 311 x 214 mm (12 1/4 x 8 7/16 in.)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
T&D1962.44
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. 6;
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 Aimée Troyen, no.10 , p.22 , repr. p.22.

standing male figure,wearing a brightly colored ankle length tunic and stiff brimless hat
Standing in oriental caftan-like robe; Chinese red and gold; hat like a low flowerpot.