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(The Art of Ballets Russes: The Serge Lifar Collection of Theater Designs, Costumes, and Paintings at the Wadsworth Atheneum.pdf) The Serge Lifar Collection of Theater Designs Costumes and Paintings at the Wadsworth AtheneumSerge Lifar the last great protege dancer of famed Russian ballet producer Serge Diaghilev collected paintings set designs and costume designs from Diaghilev s Ballets Russes and from his own later productions at the Paris Opera In Lifar s European dance company met financial disaster on tour in the United States and Lifar was forced to sell his collection to pay for return fires for his troupe The he received from the Wadsworth Atheneum s flamboyant and imaginative director A Everett Chick Austin was considered extravagant at the time This collection recognized as invaluable evidence of the emergence of modernism in theater and in Western art is today unrivaled as a comprehensive documentation of the Ballets Russes br br This catalogue presents the works of art and thirty two costumes that compose the Serge Lifar Collection It has been enlarged since most notably with the acquisition of original costumes Most of the set and costume designs and all of the costumes were made for thirty seven Ballet Russes productions from the first in to the last in The Ballet Russes was one of the greatest artistic movements of the early twentieth century which fused the efforts of composer choreographer dancer and designer into total works of art Diaghilev commissioned prominent Russian painters and artists from the School of Paris among them Bakst Picasso Matisse Braque and Miro to design sets and costumes This book provides notes about each production and the corresponding items in the collection as well as a new assessment of theimmediate impact and lasting influence of the renowned Ballet RussesDownload and Read Online books ePub/PDF/Audible/Kindle, its easy way to streaming The Art of Ballets Russes: The Serge Lifar Collection of Theater Designs, Costumes, and Paintings at the Wadsworth Atheneum books for multiple devices.