A Florentine Picture

Choreographer: Frederick Ashton
Composer: Arcangelo Corelli
Costume designer: Scarlet Scissors
World premiere: 20 Dec 1930, Marie Rambert Dancers, Lyric Hammersmith, London
Production note: The programme does not credit a costume designer for this ballet. Dolly Watkins ('Scarlet Scissors') created the costumes, inspired by the paintings of Sandro Botticelli.
Music title: Violin Sonata in D Minor 'La Follia', Opus 5, No. 2 (1700)
Music details: Live music: piano
Source: Programme and reference file in the Rambert Archive
Archive catalogue: WORK/0036
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