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Max Dupain's dancers [picture] / Max Dupain
Bib ID 1960557
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Dupain, Max, 1911-1992
 
Online Versions
Description [1938-1946] 
22 photographs : gelatin silver on fibre-based paper ; 49.8 x 39.7 cm. or smaller. 
Summary

Portraits of members of the Ballets Russes companies which visited Australia between 1936 and 1940: Tamara Toumanova; Serge Lifar; Colonel de Basil; Irina Baronova; Helene Kirsova; Sono Osato; David Lichine; Ludmilla Lvova; Sonia Orlova; Tamara Grigorieva; Paul Petrov; Valentina Blinova; Valentin Froman; Tamara Tchinarova; Igor Youskevitch. Also portraits of members of the Kirsova Ballet: Rachel Cameron; Henry Legerton; Strelsa Heckelman; and portraits of members of the Bodenwieser Ballet: Emmy Towsey, Evelyn Ippen; Bettina Vernon; Shona Dunlop.

Notes

The photos in this collection were printed by Dupain from his collection of negatives. Dupain signed them and dated them 1938 although in fact the images span the period 1936 to c. 1942 and were printed in 1990 for the exhibition, Max Dupain's Dancers.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-139587813

P41-61, P105.

Subjects Covent Garden Russian Ballet -- Photographs.  |  Original Ballet Russe -- Photographs.  |  Ballet dancers -- Portraits.  |  Ballet -- Australia.  |  Ballets Russes in Australia.

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