THE DENISHAWN MAGAZINE: A Quarterly Review Devoted to the Art of the Dance: Vol. 1 No. 1 [and] Vol. 1 No. 2 [First Two Issues]. Ruth ST. DENIS, Ted Shawn, Publishers.

THE DENISHAWN MAGAZINE: A Quarterly Review Devoted to the Art of the Dance: Vol. 1 No. 1 [and] Vol. 1 No. 2 [First Two Issues]

New York: Denishawn: The Ruth Denis and Ted Shawn School of Dancing and its Related Arts, [1925]. First Edition. Wraps. 4to. Saddle-stapled wraps. Very good plus, with light touches of soil and toning to wraps. Second issue has a short tear at upper edge of spine. Internally clean. 16pp. (No. 1) and 15pp. (No. 2). Very good +. Item #21698

First two issues of this magazine published by two prominent modern dance choreographers. The magazine's design shows strong Orientalist influences, for which the two were known; the covers show designs apparently lifted from Eastern art. Collects writings from St. Denis and Shawn about dance and its history, illustrated with photographs.A handsomely produced magazine.

Price: $400.00

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