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copy of sketched costume study for Les Noces

Date
1952
Dimensions
unframed 8-7/8 x 11-1/2 inches
Type
Unique Works on Paper
Description
Color photocopy of costume designs for male and female dancers, sketched in brown ink. Les Noces was not a dance in the Cunningham repertory, but Bay was from Cunningham's hometown of Centralia, Washington.
Materials
photocopy on paper
Credit Line
Walker Art Center, Merce Cunningham Dance Company Collection, Gift of Jay F. Ecklund, the Barnett and Annalee Newman Foundation, Agnes Gund, Russell Cowles and Josine Peters, the Hayes Fund of HRK Foundation, Dorothy Lichtenstein, MAHADH Fund of HRK Foundation, Goodale Family Foundation, Marion Stroud Swingle, David Teiger, Kathleen Fluegel, Barbara G. Pine, and the T. B. Walker Acquisition Fund, 2011
Accession Number
2011.313
Inscriptions
Braneis University "Le-Noce" 6/14/52, Costumes, 5 Male, 9 Female