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Costume design for the Directress of the Convent
(La Directrice du Couvent)
from the ballet Graduation Ball, no. 1 in Perpetuum Mobile sequence, Ballets Russes, Sydney, 1940

pen and ink and watercolour over pencil on buff paper
31.9 × 24.1 cm irreg. (sheet)
Accession Number
International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by Colonel W. de Basil, 1940
© Alexandre Benois/ADAGP, Paris. Licensed by Copyright Agency, Australia
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display
Subjects (general)
Advertising, Communication and Graphic Design Costume
Subjects (specific)
blue colours bonnets (hats) brown colours conceptual drawings costume design dresses (garments) women (female humans)