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On black background, five scenes of a pair of feet in ballet points. Each pair is in one of the five basic positions of ballet. Seperating each of these pairs of feet is a single work in text which reads: NEW/ YORK/ CITY/ BALLET.

This is a poster from United States. It is dated 1974–1975 and we acquired it in 1980. Gift of Unknown Donor. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

offset lithograph on paper

Its dimensions are

66 x 30.5 cm (26 x 12 in.)

It is signed

Signed in lithograph, lower right, next to last pair of feet: Edward Gorey

Edward Gorey was the designer of this object.

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18512103/ |title=Poster, "New York City Ballet", 1974–1975 |author=Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum |accessdate=23 April 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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