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Merce, Cunningham, members of the company



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Medium: Textiles, Costumes | Sweatshirts, button-down shirt, long sleeve leotard, footless tights, socks with toes and heals cut out
Size: see elements description
Inscriptions: .3 NH Event;.4 EV NH;.5 EV NH
Physical Description: COSTUMES: Men's yellow/black sweatshirt with "Luther 6" imprinted on front. Men's gray long sleeve button-down shirt. Women's green sweatshirt, spruce green v-neck longsleeve leotard, spruce green footless tights. Dark gray ribbed socks with heels and toes cut out. FIRST PERFORMANCE: Brooklyn Academy of Music; New York, NY; February 8, 1972 ORIGINAL CAST: Merce Cunningham, Ulysses Dove, Meg Harper, Nanette Hassall, Chris Komar, Sandra NeelsMUSIC: Christian Wolff; Burdocks
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: 2011.180.1-.6
Artist: Cunningham, Merce,, Centralia, WA, 1919 - 2009
Role: Artist
Life Dates: Centralia, WA, 1919 - 2009
Added to Site: September 2, 2013