Ballet dancer Katharine Cook striking a pose Brisbane Queensland 1931

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Description: Related images from OM76-03 Marjorie Lucas Papers which are located at hdl.handle.net/10462/comp/8707..

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    cadellann

    • 18/Nov/2021 01:38:59

    A very romantic tutu as by the 1930s tutus were usually shorter in length. The traditional tutu was made of 6 layers of tulle reaching the mid calf. By the 1930s dancers performed to different styles of music and this led to a change in the ballet costumes. The classic ballgown was a popular choice for female dancers.