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props for Borst Park

Date
1972
Dimensions
see elements description
Type
Décor
Description
PROPS: Materials consist of picnic paraphenalia, including a wooden picnic basket, tablecloths, Thermos, faux food, newspaper, cane head rest, small fabric bag. FIRST PERFORMANCE: Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY; February 8, 1972 ORIGINAL CAST: Merce Cunningham, Ulysses Dove, Meg Harper, Nanette Hassall, Chris Komar, Sandra Neels COSTUMES: Merce Cunningham Dance Company MUSIC: Christian Wolff; Burdocks
Materials
Wooden picnic basket, thermos, table cloths, faux food, newspaper, fishing reel, fabric bag with cord, cane head rest
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
2011.225.1-.30
Inscriptions
.29 "Props Borst Park"