Audio: Costume from The Rite of Spring

Costume for The Rite of Spring designed by Nicholas Roerich, 1913, Museum no. S.685-1980

Costume for The Rite of Spring designed by Nicholas Roerich, 1913, Museum no. S.685-1980

Christopher Cook and Sarah Woodcock talk about a costume designed by Nicholas Roerich for the 1913 ballet 'The Rite of Spring'

Part of the 2004 Proms Performing Art season of talks.

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Mon 09 February 2015 19:00

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