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costume for Mysterious Adventure

Date
1945
Dimensions
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Type
Costumes
Description
COSTUME: Burgundy/tan wool/ cotton and corduroy body suit. Burgundy corduroy collar. Headdress with burgundy hood and tan fabric shaping. Burgundy corduroy hand mitt. Black hand mitt. FIRST PERFORMANCE: Hunter Playhouse, New York, NY; January 9, 1945 SOLO: Merce Cunningham MUSIC: John Cage DECOR: David Hare
Materials
Wool/corduroy body suit, corduroy collar, headdress with corduroy hood, hand mitts
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
2011.145.1-.5