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Theatre costume

Theatre costume

  • Date:

    1928 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Rayon dress, tarleton, cotton lining, cotton jersey, steel, 'stars' of molded plastic paillettes

  • Museum number:

    S.845-1980

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Costumedesigned by Pavel Tchelitchev for a Figurante in Massine's ballet Ode created for Serge Diaghilev's Ballets Russes 1928. Grey sleeveless dress with full gathered skirt, three-quarter length sleeves and boat neck decorated with metallic stars. Within the neck is a black hood decorated with metallic stars.
Fine-meshed fencing mask.

Date

1928 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Rayon dress, tarleton, cotton lining, cotton jersey, steel, 'stars' of molded plastic paillettes

Descriptive line

Costume designed by Pavel Tchelitchev for a Figurante in Massine's ballet Ode created for Serge Diaghilev's Ballets Russes 1928 and fine-meshed fencing mask.

Categories

Dance; Costumes; Entertainment & Leisure

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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