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costumes for Banjo

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Remy Charlip

Date

1953

Institution Walker Art Center
Location Not on view.
costumes for Banjo, Remy Charlip
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Medium: Textiles, Costumes | Long sleeve shirts with collars, striped ribbon neck ties, ribbons, camisole dresses, underskirts, trunks
Size: see element description
Culture: American
Physical Description: COSTUMES: Men's longsleeve shirts dress shirts in red, purple, and pink. Striped neck tie ribbons. Camisole dresses in burgundy, purple, blue, with colored piping. Underskirts and trunks. Extra ribbons.FIRST PERFORMANCE: Black Mountain College, North Carolina; August 21, 1953FIRST NY PERFORMANCE: Theater de Lys; December 29, 1953 FIRST CAST: Merce Cunningham, Carolyn Brown, Viola Farber, Jo Anne Melsher, Remy Charlip, Paul TaylorMUSIC: Louise Moreau Gottschalk; Le Banjo--opus 15--1855
Credit: Collection Walker Art Center; Walker Art Center, Merce Cunningham Dance Company Collection,Gift of Jay F. Ecklund, the Barnett and Annalee Newman Foundation, Agnes Gund, Russell Cowles and Josine Peters, the Hayes Fund of HRK Foundation, Dorothy Lichtenstein, MAHADH Fund of HRK Foundation, Goodale Family Foundation, Marion Stroud Swingle, David Teiger, Kathleen Fluegel, Barbara G. Pine, and the T. B. Walker Acquisition Fund, 2011
Accession Number: 2011.118.1-.24
Artist: Remy Charlip, American, Brooklyn, NY, 1929 - 2012
Role: Artist
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American, Brooklyn, NY, 1929 - 2012
Added to Site: September 22, 2012