PERFECTION OF PERPLEXION

Tamara Toumanova and Joseph Cornell

Posted in Art, girls by okkame on August 21, 2010

Dancer Tamara Toumanova , executing a grand jetee for Danny Kaye

 

Joseph Cornell, Untitled (Marine Fantasy with Tamara Toumanova), Early 1940s

 

Joseph Cornell, Untitled (Celestial Fantasy with Tamara Toumanova), Early 1940s

 

 

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  1. Joseph Cornell | Behind Ballet said, on December 17, 2010 at 12:17 am

    […] shimmering aquatic fizz of Untitled (Marine Fantasy with Tamara Toumanova) casts Toumanova as an underwater mermaid, while in Untitled (Celestial Fantasy with Tamara […]

  2. Debra Zeller said, on January 18, 2011 at 1:09 am

    Beautiful ballerina, magical work by Cornell.

  3. […] where memories were still liquid like a sea of stars and shells, like what <a href=”https://perfectionofperplexion.wordpress.com/2010/08/21/tamara-toumanova-and-joseph-cornell/&#8&#8230;; rel=”nofollow”>Joseph Cornell’s</a>  dreamy fantasies were made of. I […]


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