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Flames of Paris, circa 1955

Identifier: D002.01.0004.0031.00004


Nina Sorokina of the Bolshoi Ballet performs in Vainonen's ''Flames of Paris'' during the company's second U.S.-Canadian tour.


  • circa 1955

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1 items (photograph)

Scope and Contents

From the Series: This series contains photographs collected by curator Glenn Giffin.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

8 x 10 inches black and white


Title from inscription on back of image.

Inscription and Marks

Stamped on back of photographic print: ''S. Hurok Presents The Bolshoi Ballet, Martin Feinstein Publicity Director, Michael Sweeley Associate, Management Hurok Concerts Inc. 730 Fifth Avenue, N.Y. 19, N.Y. Phone: Circle 5 - 0500. Nina Sorokina.'' Typed on back of photographic print: ''#21 - Nina Sorokina in her solo variation from the pas de deux ''Flames of Paris'' one of the exciting numbers featured in the Bolshoi Ballet's Highlights Program when it appears at _ on during the fabulous company's second U.S.-Canadian tour.'' Written on front of folder: ''Action still, ''Flames of Paris'' (Vaidonen) n.d. (mid-1950's) no credit.''


Repository Details

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