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Title
Pas de quatre
Additional title: Pas de quatre (Choreographic work : Dolin)
Names
Dolin, Anton, 1904-1983 (Choreographer)
Jessen, Victor (Cinematographer)
Markova, Alicia, Dame, 1910-2004 (Dancer)
Moylan, Mary Ellen (Dancer)
Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo (Performer)
Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation (Funder)
Pugni, Cesare, 1802-1870 (Composer)
Collection

Victor Jessen Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1940 - 1949 (Approximate)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1698
Topics
Ballet
Jessen, Victor
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Statement of responsibility: choreography by Anton Dolin ; music by Cesare Pugni ; performed by Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo.
Credits from book entitled, Without permission by Victor Jessen.
Creation/production credits: Filmmaker, Victor Jessen.
Performers: Danced by Alicia Markova, Mary Ellen Moylan and two members of the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo.
Venue: Filmed during multiple performances in several different theaters probably in the 1940s.
Funding: Transferred from film and cataloged with funds provided by the Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation.
System details: DVD, transferred from 16mm reversal print via Digital Betacam cassettes.
Biographical/historical: This film was pieced together by the filmmaker Victor Jessen from multiple performances filmed from various camera angles throughout several theaters.
Physical Description
Film reel
Extent: 1 film reel (38 min.) : silent, black and white ; 16 mm
Complete work; sometimes brief segments overlap with repeated sections from different camera location.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18061171
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9b55f100-f86f-0130-8e90-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1904: Creator Born
  • 1940: Created (Approximate)
  • 1983: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Pas de quatre" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1940 - 1949. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9c5b9320-f86f-0130-73e2-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Pas de quatre" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9c5b9320-f86f-0130-73e2-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1940 - 1949). Pas de quatre Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9c5b9320-f86f-0130-73e2-3c075448cc4b

Wikipedia Citation

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Pas de quatre