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Picasso in London with the Ballet Russes 1919 - lecture

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This lecture is at he National Portrait Gallery where there is currently an exhibition of Picasso portraits. It's on 19th January at 1:15pm




 "Richard Shone looks at Picasso’s stay in London in the summer of 1919 during which he designed the scenery and costumes for the great Spanish-themed ballet Le Tricorne  (The Three-Cornered Hat), with music by Manuel de Falla and choreography by Massine. He worked in collaboration with others in a scene-painting studio in Floral Street, Covent Garden. He and his wife Olga stayed at the Savoy Hotel, along with Diaghilev and Massine"



Edited by Lynette H
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