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Author Davis, Mary E., 1959-

Title Ballets russes style : Diaghilev's dancers and Paris fashion / Mary E. Davis
Published London : Reaktion, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (256 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Machine generated contents note: one. Paris -- two. Russia -- three. East -- four. Ancient World -- five. Modern World
Summary Attention has often been centred on the links between Diaghilev's troupe and modernist art and music, but there has been surprisingly little written concerning the Ballets' influence on haute couture. This book illuminates the ways in which the Ballets has both mirrored and reflected contemporary culture
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Diaghilev, Serge, 1872-1929 -- Influence.
Ballets russes -- Influence.
Decorative arts -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Fashion -- France -- Paris -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 186189757X
1861898851 (electronic bk.)
9781861897572
9781861898852 (electronic bk.)