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costumes for Loosestrife

Date
1991
Dimensions
see element description
Type
Costumes
Description
COSTUMES: 90% cotton, 10% spandex cotton longsleeve unitards dyed in watercolor patterns, one with glitter on upper torso. Merce's costume consists of a long sleeve cotton shirt bodysuit and pants, both dyed in gray/green/purple watercolor patterns FIRST PERFORMANCE: Theatre de la Ville, Paris; September 10, 1991 FIRST NY PERFORMANCE; City Center Theater; March 18, 1992 ORIGINAL CAST: Helen Barrow, Kimberly Bartosik, Michael Cole, Merce Cunningham, Emma Diamond, Victoria Finlayson, Frederic Gafner, Alan Good, Chris Komar, David Kulick, Patricia Lent, Larissa McGoldrick, Randall Sanderson, Robert Swinston, Carol Teitelbaum, Jenifer Weaver MUSIC: Michael Pugliese; Mixed Signals
Materials
Cotton longsleeve unitards dyed in watercolor patterns, cotton longsleeve shirt bodysuit with collar and pants for Merce's costume
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
2011.157.1-.17
Inscriptions
.1 CK; .2 RS; .3 FG; .4 DK; .5 MCo; .6 GR; .7 PL; .8 KB; .9 LM; .10 JW; .11 HB; .12 CT; .13 ED; .14 JF; .15 AG; .17 MC