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    Prima ballerina Anna Pavlova (70+) vintage glass plate camera negatives by Herman Mishkin. (ca. 1906-1932) Archive of vintage (70+) glass plate camera negatives of legendary Russian Prima Ballerina Anna Pavlova photographed by Herman Mishkin. Including images of Pavlova in various roles such as her landmark role as "The Dying Swan" from a solo piece choreographed specifically for her by Michel Fokine. Pavlova called for the costume from this solo piece on her deathbed. Pavlova is also featured as "The Dragonfly", "Mignon", and others. Also includes posed studio portraits in elaborate theatrical costume, headshots, portraits of Pavlova with her beloved Boston terrier and more. Also includes posed dance portraits of Pavlova with notable partners such as Alexandre Volinine, Laurent Novikoff and Mikhail Mordkin. Finally, the collection includes (4) magnificent master glass plate negatives for "Pavlova the Incomparable" performance art nouveau posters including 3-Ballet Russe and 1-for an unspecified company. Special shipping arrangements will apply.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2015
    29th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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