'Stravinsky's music caused a scandal, Nijinsky's choreography horrified purists with turned-in not turned-out feet and then there were Nicholas Roerich's costumes - Russian and primitive.This costume here was created for one of the maidens in The Rite Of Spring. It’s in the Theatre Museum which is part of the Victoria and Albert Museum[.]’ 
Christopher Cook and Sarah Woodcock (curator at the V&A’s Theatre Museum) discuss Nicholas Roerich’s costumes for the original performance of The Rite of Spring in 1913. Audio and transcript (slightly oddly formatted) here

'Stravinsky's music caused a scandal, Nijinsky's choreography horrified purists with turned-in not turned-out feet and then there were Nicholas Roerich's costumes - Russian and primitive.

This costume here was created for one of the maidens in The Rite Of Spring. It’s in the Theatre Museum which is part of the Victoria and Albert Museum[.]’

Christopher Cook and Sarah Woodcock (curator at the V&A’s Theatre Museum) discuss Nicholas Roerich’s costumes for the original performance of The Rite of Spring in 1913. Audio and transcript (slightly oddly formatted) here

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Ravel, Nijinsky & Nijinska in Paris 1904  Photo taken by Stravinsky

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Ravel, Nijinsky & Nijinska in Paris 1904 
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From Here to Eternity 

water color 2014

Size: A3

Price: 6400 SEK / 753 euro / 1050 $ 

From Here to eternity, the ancient ruler, is now finished. His godgiven power reaches beoynd death and the image of the king is preserved for us for eternity.

xxx Susanna

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Tove Jansson (Finland 1914-2001)View from a Balcony (1961) oil on canvas 92 x 73 cm

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Tove Jansson (Finland 1914-2001)
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