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costume for Lavish Escapade

Date
1956
Dimensions
67 x 14 inches
Type
Costumes
Description
COSTUME: Knit body suit made of multicolored yarn, with attached knit hood and elastic stirrups for feet FIRST PERFORMANCE: University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN; May 18, 1956 FIRST NY PERFORMANCE: Brooklyn Academy of Music; January 12, 1957 CAST: Merce Cunningham MUSIC: Christian Wolff, For Piano II
Materials
Multicolored knit body suit
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
2011.125