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lot 115

BALLET] NEW YORK CITY BALLET, Les grands Ballets canadiens, Troupe de Béjart... as well as a few photos of artists from the show... Approximately 265 press photos accompanied by 4 American programmes from the 1940s.


- MARTHA GRAHAM WITH ERICK HAWKINS. (Paris, Mercure, n.d. [ca. 1940]). In-4, paperback, first course illustrated with a photograph of Martha Graham by Chris Alexander.
Illustrated program not paginated. Accompanied by 4 typed sheets tracing Martha Graham's journey.

- THE BALLET THEATRE. Coast to coast tour 1945-1946. New York, Program Publications, n.d. In-4, stapled (back roughly restored).
Programme abundantly illustrated.

- BALLET THEATRE BOOK. New York, Charles Payne, n.d. [ca. 1947-48]. In-4, stapled.

- THE AMERICAN BALLET. New York, Gibbs Press, n.d. In-4, stapled.
Undated illustrated programme from the 30's.

- NEW YORK CITY BALLET. 12 photographs:
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Nicholas Nagallianes and Nora Kaye in "The Cage",
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Violet Verdy,
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Patricia McBride,
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Melissa Hayden,
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Mimi Paul,
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Edward Villella,
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Tanaquil Leclercq,
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Maria Tallchief & André Eglevsky,
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Francisco Moncion,
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Tanaquil Leclercq and Antony Tudor,
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Diana Adams - André Eglevsky - Tanaquil Leclercq (torn corner),
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A scene from the ballet "The Cage"


- THE GREAT CANADIAN BALLETS


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3 press photos b/w: Melissa Hayden (2), "Carmina Burana" (1).

- Zizi Jeanmaire. Press photo Sam Levin.

- Janine Charrat (?). Press photo R. Faligant.

- Troupe of Béjart (?). 6 press photos b/w, various sizes, photo Dumoulin (Sens) & Daniel Candé.

- Serge LIFAR. 9 b/w press photos. Studio-Lipnitzki,

- 1 small picture Max Erlanger from Rosen

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- 42 small photographs reproducing portraits of dancers taken from 19th century books.

- 20 press photos of different classical and variety dancers: Francis and Julia, Lucia y Pedro Florit... Various sizes.

- 88 press photos or card photos of performing artists: Liliane and Baker, Pepe Montenegro, Xalma, Myra Danny...

80 b/w photos reproducing artworks related to dance. Various sizes.