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American Ballet Theatre 1940-1990

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Denmark (printed)
    USA (issued)

  • Date:

    1990 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Arnoldi, Per, born 1941 (designer)
    Saloprint (printers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y86, shelf 68R

Physical description

A colour poster celebrating the 50th birthday of the Ballet Theatre, New York. The background is blue upon which a red and yellow square is printed. A section of the square is cut out in the shape of a ballet dancer’s leg.

Place of Origin

Denmark (printed)
USA (issued)


1990 (printed)


Arnoldi, Per, born 1941 (designer)
Saloprint (printers)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Design Arnoldi / Printed by Saloprint'


Height: 100 cm, Width: 70 cm

Descriptive line

Poster by Per Arnoldi, 'American Ballet Theatre 1940-1990', celebrating the 50th birthday of the Ballet Theatre in New York, colour lithograph, printed by Saloprint, Denmark, 1990

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1990

Production Note



Paper; Printing ink


Colour lithography

Subjects depicted

Ballet dancer


Posters; Prints; Theatre; Dance


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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