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costumes for Minutiae

Date
1954
Dimensions
see element description 72 x 23 1/2 x 23 1/2 inches
Type
Costumes
Description
COSTUMES: Dyed leotards and tights FIRST PERFORMANCE: Brooklyn Academy of Music; December 8, 1954 ORIGINAL CAST: Merce Cunningham, Carolyn Brown, Anita Dencks, Viola Farber, Jo Anne Melsher, Marianne Preger, Remy Charlip MUSIC: John Cage, Music for Piano DECOR: Robert Rauschenberg LIGHTING: Scott Hale; Later productions lit by Nic Cernovitch
Materials
Dyed leotards and 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
2011.188.1-.17