Introduction and Commentary by Arnold L. Haskell. Photographs by Baron.
Collins. London. 1952. First edition. Hardback; yellow cloth-bound boards, dust jacket. 224 pages. Over 290 b&w photographs and 5 colour plates. English. 285 x 225mm. 1.3kg. . Very good; in very good dust jacket; light shelf wear, occassional surface scratches, a few small nicks to lower edge, yellowing to jacket.
An album of images from the ballet photographer Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum). Following on from the highly successful Baron at the Ballet, Baron Encore contains nearly 300 new photographs taken during the early 1950s at ballet companies in London, Paris and Copenhagen. Portraits of individual dancers include Markova, Fonteyn, Shearer, Elaine Fifield and David Blair.