She has worked with such legendary Directors Konstantin Stanislavsky and Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko, was the official supplier of the court of Imperial Majesty, created amazing costumes for theater and film. Woman amazing destiny, the trendsetter and the benchmark of the style. In the “Museum of Fashion” in Gostiny Dvor celebrate the 155th anniversary of the birth of Nadezhda Lamanova known theatre artist and fashion designer.
Nadezhda Lamanova. Photo courtesy of the “Museum of fashion”
At the opening ceremony gathered journalists, friends and lovers of Russian decorative-applied art. All conversations – about theatre history, about current trends and current creators. About the beauty and the detailed design of the exhibits presented at the exhibition.
– The idea of the exhibition came to Igor Petrovich Kornilov, the Director of “Fashion Museum,” says the Marfa Bubnova, Director of the Museum of the Moscow art theatre. – If we decided to assemble a large exhibition of works by Nadezhda Petrovna, she would take the whole guest house. What is presented here, the exhibition is a small fraction of what we have preserved in the Museum.
In total there are more than forty exhibits – all from the collection of the Museum of the Moscow art Theater. With Mat Lamanova connects the long years of fruitful cooperation with 1901 at the invitation of Stanislavsky, she worked at the Moscow art theatre, where she created amazing costumes for plays. One of her first works becomes “the Cherry orchard”, where Lamanova created the costumes for the singer of the role of Ranevskaya – Olga Knipper-Chekhova. At the exhibition “fashion Designer, which is believed Stanislavsky” visitors will be able to see the dresses and costumes, based on sketches by Alexander Golovin, under the leadership of Nadezhda Lamanova, for productions of “Crazy day or the Marriage of Figaro”, “Anna Karenina”, “Othello”, “life in fours”.
For example, elegant umbrella, thin gloves, and chiffon negligee olive-green suit of silk and cotton fabric, reps sheath – it was created for the actress Alla Tarasova, who played at the Moscow art Theater Anna Karenina in 1937. There at the exhibition and luxurious dresses, embroidered jackets, imprinted in gold caftans is for the play “Crazy day or the Marriage of Figaro” in 1927 productions of Stanislavsky.
Photo courtesy of the “Museum of fashion”.
One of the most important tasks is to recreate, to tell and show the history of the Russian fashion, – has shared with “MK” Director of the “Museum of Fashion” Igor Kornilov. Nadezhda Petrovna Lamanova is one of the pillars, the cornerstones on which to build the Russian fashion. Lamanova, in modern language, was the effective Manager. Her Studio worked without a fault. It is our sacred duty to remember her name not only on the occasion of the anniversary. Yank it out, and layer, called the artistic culture of Russia, will be destroyed. At all of these builds.
On the sensational exhibition Serov could see one of the dresses from Lamanova – the artist captures it in 1905 in the famous portrait of Maria Yermolova. Besides, the work of Nadezhda Petrovna represented in the Soviet cinema: the films Aelita Yakov Protazanov (1924), “Circus” Grigory Alexandrov (1936), “Generation of winners” Vera Phalanx (1936), “Alexander Nevsky” by Sergei Eisenstein (1938).Related posts: