One of the Russian traditional costumes: kokoshnik (the headdress) with a lace veil. Kokoshnik is made of beads and pearls. Very qualified modern work according to the fashion of the early century. Photograph by Vladimir Klavikho-Telepnyov.
“Anna Pavlova and Michael Mordkin performing the Russian Dance Foulsham & Banfield. Published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd. Mordkin joined Diaghilev for the 1909 Paris season as a leading dancer, ranking.