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costumes for Field Dances

Date
1963
Dimensions
see element description
Type
Costumes
Description
COSTUMES: Multi-colored cotton sweat shirt with zipper and collar, multi-colored tights, multi-colored leotards with sheer attached capes/trains FIRST PERFORMANCE: University of California at Lost Angeles, July 17, 1963 FIRST NEW YORK PERFORMANCE: Hunter College Playhouse, February 12, 1965 ORIGINAL CAST: Merce Cunningham, Carolyn Brown, Viola Farber, Shareen Blair MUSIC: John Cage, Variations IV. The music was identified on the program only after 1964.
Materials
Cotton sweatshirt with collar, tights, leotards with capes/trains attached
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
2011.204.1-.8
Inscriptions
.1 No inscription, attributed to Jeff Slayton .2 No inscription, attributed to Jeff Slayton .3 No inscription, attributed to Carolyn Brown .4 No inscription, attributed to Carolyn Brown .5 No inscription, attributed to Barbara Lloyd .6 No inscription, attributed to Barbara Lloyd .7 No inscription, attributed to Sandra Neels .8 No inscription, attributed to Sandra Neels