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Thamar / written by C.W. Beaumont ; decorated by Ethelbert White
Bib ID 6099879
Format BookBook
Author
Beaumont, Cyril W. (Cyril William), 1891-1976
 
Edition [Special ed.] 
Description London : C. W. Beaumont, 1919 
12 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm. 
Series

Impressions of the Russian ballet ; [no. 10]

Biography/History

"The dancers of the Ballet Russes performed widely across Europe and America, with key members later teaching and founding influential schools such as The New York City Ballet and The Australian Ballet. The Ballet Russes is therefore seen as the genewsis of modern Ballet.” -- (New Acquistions Sept. 2012. Douglas Stewart Fine Books : Item 3006)

Notes

Hand coloured illustrations by Ethelbert White.

Cover title: Tamar

"A fine example of the trade edition of the Beaumont souvenir of the Russian Ballet. The figures, books and prints give a contemporary account of the performances of the Ballet Russes, both in words and hand coloured illustrations, using the costumes, sets and dancers directly as their source.” -- (New Acquistions Sept. 2012. Douglas Stewart Fine Books : Item 3006)

"This special edition printed on Japanese vellum is strictly limited to forty copies".

Binding

Binding: Soft covered boards in Japanese vellum, thread stitched, illustrated front cover. 

Subjects Diaghilev, Serge, 1872-1929.  |  Ballets russes.  |  Thamar (Choreographic work : Fokine)  |  Ballet -- Costume.  |  Ballet -- Choreography.  |  Ballet -- Stage setting and scenery.  |  Ballet -- Soviet Union -- History.
Other authors/contributors White, Ethelbert, 1891-1972. ill
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