Illustration by Alberto Vargas, 1944

“Swans” by Eugene Umnov, 1963 (via)

theladybadass:

1917 Russian film, The Dying Swan

Ballet dancer photographed by Randy Raeburn c. 1955 (via)

Ziegfeld Follies dancer photographed by Alfred Cheney Johnston c. 1920s 

spectredelarose:

Ballerina Madeleine Parker in her dressing room, 1929

Hannes Kilian, photo of Swan lake, choreography John Cranko, Stuttgart Ballet, 1972. Cibachrome. Via Galerie Schlichtenmaier, Germany.

degas ballerina rainbow
↳ blue

degas ballerina rainbow
↳ green

Illustration by Joe De Mers, 1948

Dancers from the First American Negro Ballet founded in 1937( via)