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Ballerinas and dancers


262 People in group

Carlos Acosta

Carlos Acosta

1973-
Ballet dancer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Diana Adams

Diana Adams

1926-1993
Ballet dancer
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Lawrence Adams

1936-2003
Canadian dancer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Gaby Agis

Gaby Agis

1960-
Dancer and choreographer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Kyra Alanova

Kyra Alanova

1902-1965
Dancer
Sitter in 6 portraits
Madame Olga Alexeeva

Madame Olga Alexeeva

Russian Dancer
Sitter in 7 portraits
Maud Allan

Maud Allan

1873-1956
Dancer
Sitter in 26 portraits
Pearl Argyle

Pearl Argyle

1910-1947
Dancer and actress
Sitter in 4 portraits
Manola Asensio

Manola Asensio

1946-
Ballet dancer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Minnie Ashley

Minnie Ashley

1875-1945
Actress, singer and dancer; wife of William Astor Chanler
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Frederick Ashton

Sir Frederick Ashton

1904-1988
Founder-choreographer and Director of the Royal Ballet
Sitter in 31 portraits
Adèle Astaire (Lady Charles Cavendish)

Adèle Astaire (Lady Charles Cavendish)

1898-1981
Actress and dancer; sister of Fred Astaire
Sitter in 10 portraits
Fred Astaire

Fred Astaire

1899-1987
Dancer, actor and choreographer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Roy August

Roy August

Dancer
Sitter in 6 portraits
Lizzie Avery

Lizzie Avery

Actress, dancer and singer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Giovanna Baccelli

Giovanna Baccelli

circa 1753-1801
Dancer and mistress of 3rd Duke of Dorset
Sitter in 5 portraits
Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker

1906-1975
Dancer, singer and actress
Sitter in 2 portraits
Ashley Banjo

Ashley Banjo

1988-
Choreographer, dancer and broadcaster
Sitter in 1 portrait
Monty Banks

Monty Banks

1897-1950
Film director and dancer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Rosy Barsony

Rosy Barsony

1909-1977
Actress, dancer and singer
Sitter in 1 portrait

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Self-portrait as My Father from the series Encounter  by Silvia Rosi © Silvia Rosi

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