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    Sale 5238

    Film & Entertainment Memorabilia

    19 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 35

    Margot Fonteyn/The Amazon Forest

    Price Realised  


    Margot Fonteyn/The Amazon Forest
    Amazon Forest Production:
    Music: Villa-Lobos
    Choreography: Frederick Ashton
    Design: Josi Varona
    Character: Ela

    A ballet costume, the dress of turquoise chiffon, with boned and ruched bodice decorated with white fabric flowers and green plastic leaves, the skirt with handkerchief hem line, with printed Marjorie Roger, Costumier, London label inside; accompanied by a letter from the original vendor, a newspaper clipping outlining the provenance and a copy of corresponding still

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