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costumes for Night Wandering

Date
1960
Dimensions
see element description
Type
Costumes
Description
COSTUMES: Muskrat fur vest, rabbit fur vest, seamed nylon footless tights, tank leotard, long sleeve leotard, fake hair braid bound in hairnet, purplish/gray tunic, olive gray tunic FIRST PERFORMANCE: Kunlinga Teatern, Stockholm, Sweden, October 5, 1958 FIRST PERFORMANCE W/ RAUSCHENBERG COSTUMES: Connecticut College, New London, CT, August 18, 1960 FIRST NEW YORK PERFORMANCE: Hunter College Playhouse, February 12, 1965 ORIGINAL CAST: Merce Cunningham, Carolyn Brown DECOR: Original by Nicholas Cernovitch; redesigned by Rauschenberg in 1960 MUSIC: Bo Nilson, Bewegungen, Quantitaten, Schlagfiguren
Materials
Fur vests, leotards, tights, hair piece
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
2011.193.1-.10