La boutique fantasque

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Additional title: Fantastic toyshop
Additional title: Boutique fantasque (Choreographic work : Massine)
Massine, Leonide, 1896-1979 (Choreographer)
Jessen, Victor (Cinematographer)
Derain, André, 1880-1954 (Scenarist)
Derain, André, 1880-1954 (Costume designer)
Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo (Performer)

Victor Jessen Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1948 - 1959
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1689
Jessen, Victor
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: choreography, Leonide Massine ; music by [Gioacchino] Rossini, [Ottorini] Respighi ; [performed by Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo].
Creation/production credits: Credits partially from book entitled, Without permission by Victor Jessen ; additional credits from the Dance Division's *MGZB Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo souvenir program (1934/1935).
Creation/production credits: Filmmaker, Victor Jessen.
Creation/production credits: Scenery and costumes, André Derain.
Performers: Dancers: Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo.
Funding: Transferred from film and cataloged with funds provided by the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.
Content: Incomplete work; sometimes brief segments overlap with repeated sections from different camera location.
Biographical/historical: Premiered on Mar. 20, 1935 at the Majestic Theatre, New York.
Biographical/historical: This film was pieced together by the filmmaker Victor Jessen from multiple performances filmed from various camera angles throughout the theater.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (Digital Betacam) (6 min.) : silent, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18147631
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ca2da9f0-f878-0130-141c-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1896: Creator Born
  • 1948: Created (Approximate)
  • 1979: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "La boutique fantasque" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1948 - 1959.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "La boutique fantasque" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 5, 2022.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1948 - 1959). La boutique fantasque Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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La boutique fantasque