Howard D. Rothschild collection on of Serge Diaghilev: Manuscripts and objects, Ballets Russes 1908-1969 (inclusive), 1908-1929 (bulk).

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Howard D. Rothschild collection on, Ballets Russes, of Serge Diaghilev: Manuscripts and objects, 1908-1969 (inclusive), 1908-1929 (bulk).

Howard D. Rothschild collection on of Serge Diaghilev: Manuscripts and objects, Ballets Russes 1908-1969 (inclusive), 1908-1929 (bulk).

Correspondence, contracts, compositons and objects related to Serge Diaghilev's Ballets Russes, collected by Howard D. Rothschild.

9 boxes (4.5 linear feet.)

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Mathilda Kshessinskaia.

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Diaghilev, Serge, 1872-1929

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Serge Diaghilev was a Russian ballet impresario, the founder, producer and artistic director of Ballets Russes. In his late years he turned to book and manuscript collecting. He built up a collection of rare Russian printed books, manuscripts and scores. From the description of Correspondence relating to book collecting, 1925-1938 (inclusive), 1925-1929 (bulk). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80095680 From the guide to the Correspondence relating to book collecting, 1925-1938...

Sokolova, Lydia, 1896-1974

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Lydia Sokolova (1896-1974) was born in Wanstead, as Hilda Tansley Munnings on 4 March 1896. She trained at the Stedman's Academy in London and with Anna Pavlova, Michael Mordkin and Pavlova’s great character dancer and pedagogue, Aleksander Shireyev. Later she studied with Enrico Cecchetti and Nicolas Legat. After touring in the USA with the All-Star Imperial Russian Ballet (1911-12) she danced in London and Europe with Theodore Kosloff’s Imperial Russian Ballet. In 1913 she joined ...

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 :...

Troubridge, Una Vincenzo, Lady, 1887-1963

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Adolf Bolm

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Buckle, Richard.

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Vatslav Fomich Nizhinskiĭ

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Boris Romanoff

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Pavel Andreevich Gerdt

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Fokina, Vera Petrovna, 1886-1958

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Waslav Nijinsky

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Scheurich, Paul

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Tcherkas, Constantin, d. 1965

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Grigorʹev, S. L. (Sergeĭ Leonidovich), 1883-1968

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Sergei Leonidovich Grigoriev (1883-1968) was a Russian-born character dancer and rehearsal director, who primarily became known as the indispensable régisseur of Diaghilev's Ballets Russes. He served in that capacity from 1909 to 1929. His responsibilities included signing contracts with dancers, composers, artists and other personnel, organizing and conducting rehearsals, supervising numerous aspects of productions, and serving as a mediator between Diaghilev and the members of the company. Aft...

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Leonide Feodorovitch Miassin (Massine) was born in Moscow in 1896. His mother, Eugenia, was a soprano in the Bolshoi Theatre chorus, and his father, Feodor, played French horn in the Bolshoi Theatre orchestra. Massine's parents had a daughter, Raissa, and three other sons. Although all of his brothers were engineers, Massine entered the Imperial Theatre School at age 8, studying both drama and ballet. Massine intended a career as an actor, and, in fact, was later noted for his drama...

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Lidiia Fedorovna Lopukhova

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Sergei Leonidovich Grigoriev

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Emiliĭ Al´bertovich Kuper

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Kremnev, Nikolai

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Pavlova, Anna, 1881-1931

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Ballerina. From the description of Anna Pavlova collection, 1909-[ongoing]. (Museum of Performance & Design). WorldCat record id: 430368594 Anna Pavlova was a Russian ballet dancer. Gabriel Astruc was a French producer, publisher, talent manager and founder of the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées. Between 1907 and 1913 Astruc also handled a variety of theatrical business matters for Serge Diaghilev, including publicity, contract negotiations, financial backing, negotiations fo...

Karsavina, Tamara Platonovna

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Dmitrii Goratsievich

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Ronald Mahon

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Bakst, Léon, 1866-1924

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Russian artist. From the description of Léon Bakst autograph letter to unidentified recipient, 1922 June 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 528674978 Ballet, theater and opera designer, and artist Leon Bakst (1866-1924) was born in Grodno, Russia and studied art in St. Petersburg and in Paris. Some of Bakst's best-known works were for Serge Diaghilev's Ballets Russes. He died at his home in Paris. From the guide to the Leon Bakst designs, ca. 1911-1923, (The New...

Leon Vuichikovskii

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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 ...

Maurice Ravel

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Leon Woizikowski

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Flora Revalles

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Karalli, Vera Alekseevna, 1889-1972

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Marie Taglioni

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Maria Kouznetzoff

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Sofia Vasil´evna Fedorova

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Aleksandr Akimovich Sanin

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Lydia Sokolova

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Olga Preobrajenska

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Croxton, Arthur

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Arthur, Stanley

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Blanche, Jacques-Émile, 1861-1942

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French Post-impressionist painter and author. From the description of Letter, 1927 Apr. 2. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 84286742 French painter and art critic. From the description of Letters and manuscripts, 1886-1937. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 81379815 ...

Egorova, Lubov Nikolaevna, 1880-1972

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Woizikowski, Leon

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Olga Picasso

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Aleksandr Alekseevich Gorskiĭ

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Hilda Munnings

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Spessivtzeva, Olga

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Nijinsky, Vaslaw, 1890-1950

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Russian dancer and choreographer. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [n.p., St. Petersburg], 24 July [n.y.], to Mikhail Dimitrievich, [n.y.] July 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270582957 From the description of Autograph sentiment signed, dated : [n.p., n.d.], [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270873596 ...

Aleksandr Emel´ianovich Volinin

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Alexandre Benois

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Giuseppina de Maria Cecchetti

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Friends of Covent Garden

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Morris, William Beaumont

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Rambert, Marie

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Karsavina, Tamara

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