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Photographs of Russian dancers

Collection Data

Photographs collected for use as illustrations in Gennady Smakov's book, The great Russian dancers, published by Knopf, 1984, and for his unpublished biography of Marius Petipa.
Smakov, Gennady (Collector)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1818 - 1984 (Approximate)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZEB 92-17894
Dancers -- Russia
Photographic postcards
Date: Most of the items date from 1818 to 1917, with nine later than 1917, including two of Mikhail Baryshnikov as a child, ca. 1956, and one of him in Petrouchka, 1984.
Physical Description
Photograph albums
Extent: 1 album (120 photoprints) : b&w. ; 31 x 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12174885
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY936032995-F
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 023b3950-8bcc-0133-1add-00505686d14e
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