Howard D. Rothschild collection on of Serge Diaghilev, Ballets Russes 1909-1956 (inclusive), 1909-1914 (bulk).

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Howard D. Rothschild collection on, Ballets Russes, of Serge Diaghilev, 1909-1956 (inclusive), 1909-1914 (bulk).

Howard D. Rothschild collection on of Serge Diaghilev, Ballets Russes 1909-1956 (inclusive), 1909-1914 (bulk).

Costume and stage designs for productions of Diaghilev's Ballets Russes as well as portraits and caricatures of dancers, choreographers, artists and other persons connected with the Ballets Russes.

10 portfolio drawers (35 linear ft.)

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Lifar, Serge.

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Survage, Léopold (1879-1968).

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Laurencin, Marie, 1883-1956

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Leon Bakst

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Moiseiwitsch, Tanya, 1914-

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Martin, Keith

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Nikitina, Alice

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Fruhauf, Aline, 1909-1978

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Musée des Artes décoratifs (France)

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Gris, Juan, 1887-1927

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A. Tcherkessoff.

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Goncharova, Natalii︠a︡ Sergeevna, 1881-1962

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Rothschild, Howard D.

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Howard D. Rothschild (d. 1989) was an artist and an art collector. From the description of Howard D. Rothschild papers, 1921-1989. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 612840274 Howard D. Rothschild (d. 1989) was an artist and a major collector of art work related to Serge Diaghilev 's Ballets Russes. His fascination with Ballets Russes began in 1915 when as a child he attended one of the company's performances in New York. Over the years he became a close friend and an anonymous ...

Anisfeld, Boris Israelevich, 1879-1973

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Born in Russia, Anisfeld was a sculptor, painter, and set designer. He studied at the Academy of Arts in St. Petersburg (1901-1909) and was involved with book design and illustration before changing his course of study to stage design. In 1911, Serge Diaghilev of the Ballet Russe asked him to design the ballet production of Sadko . Anisfeld created designs for the New York Metropolitan Opera, including The Snow Maiden in 1922. He also taught at the Chicago Art Institute. From the gui...

Thomas, Louis, 1885-

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Igor Stravinsky

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A. A. Tcherkessoff

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Karalli, Vera Alekseevna, 1889-1972

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Larionov, Mikhail Fedorovich, 1881-1964

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Russian-born artist and stage designer, who co-founded the avant-garde Rayonist movement with Natalia Goncharova, in 1910. The couple relocated to Paris in 1914 and became primary designers for Serge Diaghilev's Ballets Russes. From the description of Letter, signed : Monte-Carlo, Monaco, to Natalia Goncharova, 30 April 1921. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 68916791 ...

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Isadora Duncan

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Miró, Joan, 1893-1983

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Jones, Robert Edmund

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Robert Edmond Jones was born in 1887, and spent his career as a theater set designer. He also worked on the production of early Technicolor films as a color consultant. As a stage designer, Jones is best known for his simplified sets that complemented the action of a production and his dramatic use of color in costuming and lighting. From the description of Robert Edmond Jones papers, 1916 - 1963. (Wesleyan University). WorldCat record id: 299159602 Jones graduated from Harv...

Cocteau, Jean

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French poet, novelist, dramatist, designer, boxing manager, playwright and filmmaker. Antonin Artaud -- French poet, essayist, actor and director -- was the leading playwright of the 'Theatre of Cruelty.' From the description of Le moine de M.G. Lewis raconté par Antonin Artaud [manuscript], ca. 1931 / Jean Cocteau. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 318989605 French poet, novelist, playwright, and artist. From the description of Autograph letter signed :...

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Pablo Picasso

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Derain, André, 1880-1954

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French painter. From the description of Manuscript essay, ca. 1900. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 82375373 From the description of Autograph letters signed (4) : Chambourg, to John Rewald, 1952 Aug. 4-1953 Oct. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270870656 ...