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1966 by Cecil Beaton New York City Ballet dancer Mimi Paul standing 'on point,' knees flexed, wearing her costume for 'Bugaku': Japanese lacquered wig and sheer coat with butterfly sleeves worn over a bikini.

The grave of ballerina Marie Tagioni at the Montmartre cemetery in Paris, where young dancers still leave their dancing shoes and flowers. Marie Taglioni pioneered the en pointe style of dance which characterises ballet today.

Harriet Whitney Frishmuth (American, 1880–1980 ). Slavonic Dancer, 1921. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Rogers Fund, 1923 (23.106.3) #dance