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costumes from Events (gray ombre unitards)

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unknown

Date

c.1974

Institution Walker Art Center
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Medium: Textiles, Costumes | Unitards with a variety of sleeve lengths
Size: see elements description
Culture: Chinese
Inscriptions: .1 JUL/ME;.2 EC;.3 SQ;.4 MW;.5 CAK;.6 LB;.7 LFr/LEF;.8 SE;.9 RR;.10 MC/JL;.11 W-RS;.12 AG;.13 NG;.14 W-CK
Physical Description: COSTUMES: Gray ombre unitards, with a spectrum of light gray to dark gray/ or gray-green hues. Variety of sleeve lengths including short, long, and 3/4-length. Men's costumes have a back zipper, women's do not. FIRST PERFORMANCE: Unidentified, but some of the costumes are marked with "W", suggesting that some may have also been used for the "Westbeth Events" (also see 2011.158).
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: 2011.277.1-.14
Artist: Unknown
Role: Artist
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Added to Site: September 2, 2013