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costume for Music Walk with Dancers

Date
1960
Dimensions
see element description
Type
Costumes
Description
attributed to Robert Rauschenberg COSTUME: White cotton halter top wrap, black stirrup tights, black briefs FIRST PERFORMANCE: La Biennale di Venezia XXIII, Festival Internazionale di Musica Contemporanea, Teatro La Fenice, Venice, September 24, 1960 ORIGINAL CAST: Merce Cunningham, Carolyn Brown MUSIC: John Cage, Music Walk
Materials
Cotton halter top, briefs, stirrup tights
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
2011.126.1-.3