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ballet ballerina, Ruth St. Denis Modern Dance Vintage Portrait Photo Illustration Black and White Classic Print To Frame



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Ruth Dennis was born in 1879 on a New Jersey farm, the daughter of a strong-willed and highly educated women ( Ruth Emma Dennis was a physician by training), St. Denis was encouraged to study dance from an early age. Her early training included Delsarte technique, ballet lessons with the Italian ballerina Maria Bonfante, social dance forms and skirt dancing. Ruth began her professional career in New York City in 1892, where she worked as a skirt dancer in a dime museum and in vaudeville houses. Dime museums featured "leg dancers" (female dancers whose legs were visible under their short skirts) in brief dance routines. St. Denis was required to perform her routine as many as eleven times a day. This lovely studio photo features Ruth St. Denis in costume as an Algerian dancing girl in 1920. This amazing black and white shot was taken from a volume of legendary performance artists and dancers published in the Seventies. "Ruth St. Denis" measures 6" x 8" and she's 8" x 10.75" overall with a white border. She's printed on heavy quality paper with a soft matte finish She's clean, smooth and flat with firm edges. There's also a smaller 5" x 6" black and white shot of the Wiesenthal Sisters printed in text on the back side.Matted, framed and displayed as a gallery grouping, these lovely old black and white book prints illustrations are simply spectacular. (Please note that the framed examples in the last photo are just to show how this might look when it's framed. Your print will come unframed.)Surrender Dorothy offers a non-stop jaw-dropping cornucopia of frame-worthy antique and vintage prints, drawings, ads, sketches, plans, lithos, engravings, posters, maps, charts and illustrations of all kinds to adorn every room in your happy home. Terrific finds to gussy up your workplace too.Our entire inventory moves in and out of here very quickly and fresh selections are added each day, Please be sure to bookmark our shop and check back to visit us often so you don't miss our latest discoveries.I'll send Natalia to you by way of the USPS packed flat and protected in a rigid mailer.===================================================See our entire collection of all things Dance-able here:http://www./shop/surrenderdorothy/search?search_query=dance====================================================Take our Grand Tour of the Roaring Twenties here:http://www./shop/surrenderdorothy/search?search_query=1920s====================================================See our entire collection of all things Black and White here:http://www./shop/surrenderdorothy/search?search_query=black+white====================================================Check out our Lady's Salon here:http://www./shop/surrenderdorothy/search?search_query=woman====================================================All things American may be seen here:http://www./shop/surrenderdorothy/search?search_query=USA*********************************************************Please View Our Shop Policies Here:http://www./shop/SurrenderDorothy/policy?ref=shopinfo_policies_leftnav, prima ballerina

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