Lot 18DANCE PHOTOGRAPHY
Group of approximately four hundred and fifty ballet photographs, 1960s-1990s. Gelatin silver prints, each 9 5/8 x 7 3/8 inches (245 x 190 mm), many with descriptive snipes on the verso, for Tamiris/Nigrin, The Stuttgart Ballet, The Royal Swedish Ballet, The Houston Ballet, Dianne McIntyre, The Joffrey Ballet, American Ballet Theater, NYC Opera Ballet etc. A few with press cropping marks etc., but otherwise overall in attractive condition.
A substantial archive of gelatin silver prints from many of the leading dance photographers of the period. The holding pertaining to the Joffrey is especially extensive.
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