Pierre Vladimiroff (1893-1970), Dancer; husband of Felia Doubrovska
Sitter in 8 portraits
Vladimiroff studied at the Imperial Ballet School in St Petersburg and joined the Maryinsky Theatre in 1911, where he was promoted to principal four years later. In 1912 and 1914 he appeared with the Ballets Russes in several of Nijinsky's roles and in 1913, he partnered Kyasht at the Empire in the dance episode The Gambler which she created for All the Winners. He rejoined Diaghilev's company, 1921-2, and danced the Prince in the London production of The Sleeping Princess. After further seasons with the Ballets Russes, 1925-8, he became Anna Pavlova's regular dance partner.
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