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The Bizarre Celebrity Deaths Of The 1920’s

A GIANT IN FRENCH FASHION Madeleine the Great Many designers have left their mark on Avenue Montaigne, including Jacques Doucet, the Paquin sisters, and Christian Dior. But there is one personality who holds a very special, flamboyant place in the ...

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Isadora Duncan... my first real book report... my first idol... the beginning of true modern dance... with feeling...

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.Duncan was the first American dancer to deemphasize scenery and costumes in favor of a simple stage setting and simple costumes. By doing this, Duncan suggested that watching a dancer dance was enough.

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Art Nouveau goddess Loie Fuller pioneered free dance and improvisation, inspiring other innovative figures such as Isadora Duncan and Ruth St Denis in the process

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vasilyt: Portrait of Isadora Duncan wearing a blue dress and coloured bead necklace,1922 Paul Swan

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Mariano Fortuny: Fashion as art, Isadora Duncan in a delphos dress with her daughter