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décor for Antic Meet

Date
1958
Dimensions
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Type
Décor
Description
CDF1-25 DECOR: 5 pairs of mirrored sunglasses, linen apron, damask table cloth, 2 knives, 2 forks, 2 spoons, plastic glass, lace curtain, black nylon umbrella with wood handle, wood chair with straps, wood table, wood door, door hardware FIRST PERFORMANCE: Eleventh American Dance Festival, Connecticut College, New London, August 14, 1958. FIRST NEW YORK PERFORMANCE: Phoenix Theater, February 16, 1960 FIRST CAST: Merce Cunningham, Carolyn Brown, Viola Farber, Cynthia Stone, Marilyn Wood, Remy Charlip MUSIC: John Cage; Concert for Piano and Orchestra. Also performed to John Cage's Solo for Piano with Fontana Mix
Materials
Sunglasses, linen apron, table cloth, napkin, feather duster bouquet, silverware, plastic glass, curtain, umbrella, chair with straps, wood table, door hardware
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
2011.187.1-.16