Mia Slavenska: Inscribed portrait photograph to Salvatore Capezio.

By: Slavenska, Mia

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7 3/4 x 10 inches. No place or date (but New York city and circa late 1930's). Mia Slavenska (b. 1916, d. 2002) was a Croation-born American prima ballerina. She came to the U.S. in 1937, dancing with the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, 1938-42 and with her own company Ballet Variante, 1947-52 as well as the Slavenska Franklin Ballet Company, 1950-55. This publicity photograph is inscribed to Salvatore Capezio (b. 1871, d. 1940) wan Italian American shoemaker who had a shop on Broadway and who catered to dance performers. Miss Slavenska thanks Capezio for "his beautiful toe dancing shoes."

Title: Mia Slavenska: Inscribed portrait photograph to Salvatore Capezio.

Author Name: Slavenska, Mia

Categories: Music,

Publisher: 0

Binding: No Binding

Book Condition: Fine

Type: Ephemera

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019031

Keywords: Ballet performers inscribed and signed photographs. Ballet Russe. BC-92