Title: Sir Frederick Ashton
Artist: Robert Heindel
Description: Founding Choreographer of The Royal Ballet Frederick Ashton (1904–88) was one of the most influential dance figures of the 20th century. In his work with the Company he developed the distinctive ‘English style’, and left a vast corpus of works that are regularly performed by The Royal Ballet and companies around the world, among them La Fille mal gardée, Marguerite and Armand and Symphonic Variations.
Catalogue ID: BAL-228
Dimensions: w61 cm x h97 cm - w24 in x h38 in
Medium: Oil on Canvas
Owner: National Portrait Gallery, London
Rights: Heindel Family LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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