fawnvelveteen: “ Tamara Karsavina March 1885 – 26 May was a famous Russian ballerina, renowned for her beauty, who was most noted as a Principal Artist of the Imperial Russian Ballet and later the Ballets Russes of Serge Diaghilev.
Gorgeous shot of a dance lesson at a studio. "the Bolshoi Ballet, photographed by Cornell Capa (brother of the famous photographer Robert Capa)." I really like the authentic feel of the ballet studio and how the picture has warmth due to the soft lighting
“Yekaterina Kondaurova in Diamonds from Balanchine’s Jewels. Photo by Gene Schiavone. Kondaurova joined the Mariinsky Ballet Company in 2001 and has been a Principal since “Yekaterina Kondaurova is a dancer of.
Anna Pavlova ~ a Russian ballerina of the late to early century, she is widely regarded as one of the finest classical ballet dancers in history; became the first ballerina to tour ballet around the world.