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    Ballet at the New York Metropolitan Opera (120+) vintage glass plate and acetate camera negatives by Herman Mishkin. (ca. 1910-1920s) Collection of vintage (120+) 8 x 10 in. glass plate and acetate camera negatives of ballet at the Met featuring pioneering Russian dancer and choreographer Michel Fokine and his wife, ballerina Vera Fokina by Herman Mishkin. Including (6) portraits of Vera Fokina dressed as a gypsy, (8) portraits of Fokine dressed in Cossack uniform, and (6) portraits in theatrical Gypsy costume. Also includes glass plate negatives of Ruth Page in Spanish style dress, in Middle Eastern costume with bare midriff, playing pan flute, Adolph Bolm wearing dramatic Grecian robes, as "Dodon" in Le coq d'or, Mikhail Mordkin as "Taor" in Pharoah's Daughter, in action poses with a hunting bow, and headshots, Giuseppe Bonfiglio in costume for Bartered Bride, La Juive with fellow dancers Mollie Friedenthal Rita De Leporte, with Florence Rudolph in La Vida Breve, Rita De Leporte in La Juive and others. Includes a lavish amount of uncredited players rehearsing and dancing on and off-stage. Exhibiting some handling, chipping, cracking and scuffing. In vintage good to very good condition. Special shipping arrangements will apply.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2015
    29th Tuesday
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