Monographien der Ausbildungsschulen für Tanz und Tänzerische Körperbildung
Leo Alterthum Verlag
Folio. 84 pp. Illustrated photo montage showing dancers and graphics on boards with grey cloth spine. Shelf wear. Scuffing, some staining and discoloration to front and back cover. Hinges starting but holding. A guide to Berlin dance teachers, dance schools, curriculums and theory. The major survey on "Ausdruckstanz" (Expressionist dance companies) between the wars. Profusely illustrated with annotated b/w photographs (by Gerhard Riebicke, Hans Robertson & others) of students and influential teachers including Rudolf von Laban, Jutta Klamt, Lotte Wedekind, Margarete Wallmann (Wigman-Schule-Berlin), Lilian Espenak, Max Terpis and many others in a broad variety of dance postures and performances. Index of 151 schools and their addresses. Text in German. Band I: Berlin. No additional volumes were ever published. Overall in good condition.
Edition: First edition
Book ID: 10853