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Collections costumes for Banjo

Collections costumes for Banjo

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Title
costumes for Banjo
Artist
Remy Charlip
Date
1953
Dimensions
see element description
Materials
Long sleeve shirts with collars, striped ribbon neck ties, ribbons, camisole dresses, underskirts, trunks
Location
Not on view

Object Details

Type
Costume
Accession Number
2011.118.1-.24
Physical Description
COSTUMES: Men’s longsleeve shirts dress shirts in red, purple, and pink. Striped neck tie ribbons. Camisole dresses in burgundy, purple, blue, with colored piping. Underskirts and trunks. Extra ribbons.FIRST PERFORMANCE: Black Mountain College, North Carolina; August 21, 1953FIRST NY PERFORMANCE: Theater de Lys; December 29, 1953 FIRST CAST: Merce Cunningham, Carolyn Brown, Viola Farber, Jo Anne Melsher, Remy Charlip, Paul TaylorMUSIC: Louise Moreau Gottschalk; Le Banjo–opus 15–1855
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