a Russian-American dancer, choreographer, and actor born in the Soviet Union, often cited alongside Vaslav Nijinsky and Rudolf Nureyev as one of the greatest ballet dancers in history. After a promising start in the Kirov Ballet in Leningrad, he defected to Canada in 1974 for more opportunities in western dance. After freelancing with many companies, he joined the New York City Ballet as a principal dancer to learn George Balanchine's style of movement. He then danced with the American Ballet Theatre, where he later became artistic director.
black conté pencil drawing
20x27 inch (51x69 cm) approx.
oak frame - top & bottom only
metal frame - top & bottom only
art canvas giclée print series
these black conté pencil drawings are printed with high quality durable inks on long lasting heavy off white art canvas (vinyl coated textured canvas). it needs no protection from dust and light being wipe able. direct sunshine is not recommended.
the drawing is 20x27 inch (51x69 cm) approx when in vertical orientation. it is framed top and bottom only with 3/4 x 1/4 inch (20x7 mm) oak strip. the drawing weighs under 16 oz (450 grms) and is hung with a nylon cord.