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Set designs used in the 1976 Ballet Victoria production of Petrouchka, 1960-1976 [picture] / Hélène Clément Benois
Bib ID 4537229
Format PicturePicture
Author
Benois, Hélène Clément
 
Description between 1960 and 1976 
6 prints : watercolour ; 25 x 42 cm., or smaller. 
Summary

Original art works photocopied on paper. Some bear the signature of Alexandre Benois that has been traced over by the colourist, Hélène Clément Benois. Hélène was the daughter of Alexandre Benois and the works are believed to be copied from Alexandre Benois' original designs for Diaghilev's Ballets Russes, which premiered in Paris 13 June 1911. The designs were also used by Ballet Victoria for its 1976 production of Petrouchka.--Information from acquisition documentation.

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Title devised by cataloguer based on information from acquisition documentation.

Source of Acquisition Purchased 2008. 
Subjects Ballet -- Stage-setting and scenery -- Pictorial works.  |  Ballet -- Costume -- Pictorial works.
Other authors/contributors Benois, Alexandre, 1870-1960  |  Ballet Victoria
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