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Le spectre de la rose
Additional title: Spectre de la rose (Choreographic work : Fokine)
Fokine, Michel, 1880-1942 (Choreographer)
Jessen, Victor (Cinematographer)
Ballet Theatre (New York, N.Y.) (Performer)
Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo (Performer)

Victor Jessen Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1948 - 1959
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1707
Jessen, Victor
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: choreography, [Michel] Fokine ; music by [Karl Maria von] Weber.
Content: Credits partially from book entitled, Without permission by Victor Jessen ; additional credits from the Dance Division's *MGZB Ballet Theatre program (Oct. 30, 1942).
Creation/production credits: Filmmaker, Victor Jessen.
Performers: Dancers: duet for Ballet Theatre or Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo.
Funding: Transferred from film and cataloged with funds provided by the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.
Content: Sometimes brief segments overlap with repeated sections from different camera location.
Biographical/historical: This film was pieced together by the filmmaker Victor Jessen from multiple performances filmed from various camera angles throughout the theater.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (Digital Betacam) (5 min.) : silent, black and white ; 1/2 in.
"A young girl returning from her first ball, fatigued by the excitement of it all, falls asleep in her chair. In her dream the rose she holds in her hand comes to visit her, dances with her, kisses her, and at break of day, leaps from the casement window as she awakens dissillusioned and saddened." -- Ballet Theatre program (Oct. 30, 1942).
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18147173
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 918bb1f0-f879-0130-62a1-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1880: Creator Born
  • 1942: Creator Died
  • 1948: Created (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Le spectre de la rose" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1948 - 1959. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/92527d60-f879-0130-a756-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Le spectre de la rose" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 9, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/92527d60-f879-0130-a756-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1948 - 1959). Le spectre de la rose Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/92527d60-f879-0130-a756-3c075448cc4b

Wikipedia Citation

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Le spectre de la rose