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Photographic scrapbooks

Title
Photographic scrapbooks
Author
Page, Ruth, 1899-1991.
Publication
1945-54.

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Vol. 1Still imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZEB Vol. 1Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Vol. 2Still imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZEB Vol. 2Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Vol. 3Still imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZEB Vol. 3Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance

Details

Additional Authors
Noguchi, Isamu, 1904-1988.
Description
3 albums of photographs; 38-42 cm.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Ruth Page Fisher.
Subjects
Contents
  • Vol. 1 (1949-51) includes photos of dancers Ruth Page, Bentley Stone, and Walter Camryn in Harlequinade, Beauty and the beast, Reunion, Liebestod, and Love song; formal portraits of Ruth Page; photos of Page in costume for sections from Dances with words and music, Tropic, Gold standard, Expanding universe, and The bells; and photos of Impromptu au bois, danced by Les Ballets des Champs-Elysées (May 1951).
  • Vol. 2 (1951-54) includes photos of Ruth Page, Bentley Stone, Sonia Arova, Barbara Steele, Oleg Briansky, and Belinda Wright in Susanna and the barber, Salome (Retribution), Revenge (1951), Vilia (The merry widow) for the London Festival Ballet (1953), Triumph of chastity, and El amor brujo.
  • Vol. 3 (1945-53) includes formal and informal portraits and snapshots of dancer Ruth Page in performance and private life, 1945-1953. Includes photos and snapshots of Miss Page with Bentley Stone (in Harlequinade) and Walter Camryn and Stone (in Reunion) at Jacob's Pillow, August 1949; snapshots of Page, Frederic Franklin, Nikita Talin, and Ruthanna Boris at Hubbard Woods, Illinois (1946); performance photos of The bells; photos and snapshots of Miss Page in Lament for the death of a Spanish bullfighter, Tropic, selections from Dances with words and music, Frankie and Johnny (1945), and formal portraits. Also includes photos of Isamu Noguchi's sketches of Ruth Page in Expanding universe (1934); informal snapshots of Thomas Hart Fisher, Bettina Rosay, Patricia Bowman, Walter Camryn, and Bentley Stone; snapshots of Ruth Page in performances of Lakmé and Carmen with the Chicago Opera; photos of Page and Stone in the Beauty and the beast ballet, originally from the musical play Music in my heart (Oct. 1949; and snapshots of Miss Page in London and with John Gilpin and Vassili Lambrinos (1953).
Call Number
(S) *MGZEB
Author
Page, Ruth, 1899-1991.
Title
Photographic scrapbooks,
Imprint
1945-54.
Connect to:
Local Subject
Dancers -- Scrapbooks.
Musical comedies. Music in my heart.
Opera ballet. Carmen.
Opera ballet. Lakmé.
Scrapbooks.
Added Author
Noguchi, Isamu, 1904-1988.
Added Title
Gift of Ruth Page Fisher.
Research Call Number
(S) *MGZEB
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