Natalia Makovetskaya

Dancer in blue

oil on canvas
70*60 cm, 2016 year

Alicia Markova

The picture shows the dancer Alicia Markova. English ballerina, real name Alice Marks. She danced in the company of S. Diaghilev from the age of 15. She wears a suit according to the sketches of A. Matisse. Diaghilev collaborated with such artists as Picasso, Matisse, Bakst, Goncharova, etc. These artists created scenery and costumes.