Original compilation of 41 full-page and six half-page drawings some finished sketches; others, studies for future works depict dancers on stage, in the classroom, and at rehearsals. Charming, spirited views of dancers pirouetting, executing grand battements
and ports de bras
, practicing at the barre, adjusting their costumes in moments of repose, and more. Delightful drawings to be enjoyed by lovers of art or the dance.