Ballet star, Vaslav Nijinsky posing as the Golden Slave in the c.1910 ballet adaptation of Scheherazade (One Thousand and One Nights, also known as Arabian Nights) composed by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov.
Description
Creators
Emile Otto Hoppe, Artist
Auguste Bert
, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Types
Photographs
Photogravures
Description
Plate 15 photogravure from portfolio of "Studies from the Russian Ballet". Depicts Vaslav Nijinsky as the Golden Slave in the c.1910 ballet adaptation of Scheherazade (One Thousand and One Nights, also known as Arabian Nights) composed by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov.
Notes
Portfolio published by Emile Otto Hoppe in 1913. Original photograph by Auguste Bert, c.1910.
Publisher
Emile Otto Hoppe
Date of Original
1913
Dimensions
Width: 24 cm
Height: 35.5 cm
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 15.5cm
Image Height: 19.5cm
Subject(s)
Personal Name(s)
Nijinsky, Vaslav ; Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai
Local identifier
3011.WVML
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • British Columbia, Canada
    Latitude: 49.36636 Longitude: -123.16935
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Copyright Holder
West Vancouver Memorial Library
Location of Original
West Vancouver Memorial Library
Reproduction Notes
Scanned by Micro Com Systems, Vancouver (2016) as 300dpi Lossless TIF. Converted to JPG at 100% of original image consisting of commercially produced photogravure mounted on card stock.
Contact
West Vancouver Memorial Library
Email
WWW address
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604-925-7400




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Ballet star, Vaslav Nijinsky posing as the Golden Slave in the c.1910 ballet adaptation of Scheherazade (One Thousand and One Nights, also known as Arabian Nights) composed by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov.


Plate 15 photogravure from portfolio of "Studies from the Russian Ballet". Depicts Vaslav Nijinsky as the Golden Slave in the c.1910 ballet adaptation of Scheherazade (One Thousand and One Nights, also known as Arabian Nights) composed by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov.