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Studies of Doris Humphrey

Collection Data

Names
Sunami, Soichi, 1885-1971 (Photographer)
Humphrey, Doris, 1895-1958 (Choreographer)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1928 - 1931 (Approximate)
Place: New York
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: (S) *MGZEC 84-822
Topics
Humphrey, Doris, 1895-1958. Shakers
Air on a ground bass (Choreographic work : Humphrey)
Color harmony (Choreographic work : Humphrey)
Concerto in A minor (Choreographic work : Humphrey)
Dances of women (Choreographic work : Humphrey)
Descent into a dangerous place (Choreographic work : Humphrey)
Lake at evening (Choreographic work : Humphrey)
Life of the bee (Choreographic work : Humphrey)
Shakers (Choreographic work : Humphrey)
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Exhibition prints, dry-mounted and matted.
Content: Works represented include Air on a ground bass (nos. 1 & 2); Color harmony (nos. 3 & 4); Concerto in A minor (nos. 5-7); Dances of women (no. 8); Descent into a dangerous place (nos. 9-10); Lake at evening (no. 11); The Shakers (nos. 12 & 13); and The Life of the bee (nos. 14-19).
Content: Also included are four portraits of Humphrey (nos. 20, 22-24) and Humphrey and Charles Weidman in a dance pose (no. 21).
Physical Description
Extent: 2 boxes (24 photographic prints) : black and white ;18 x 24 cm.-19 x 24 cm. on 36 x 46 cm. board.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY857018393-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12161378
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d921a5c0-48d5-0137-e84e-07f2aac27583
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