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date: 05 December 2019

Karsavina, Tamara Platonovnalocked

(1885–1978)
  • Jane Pritchard

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Karsavina, Tamara Platonovna (1885–1978), ballet dancer, was born in St Petersburg on 9 March (25 February os) 1885, the daughter of Platon Karsavin. She grew up with her brother, Lev, in an artistic family (her father was a danseur, mime, and ballet teacher with the ...

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