Auctions → 25 and 26 February 2021: Fashion & Designer Jewellery and Decorative Art → Fashion & Designer Jewellery → A Rare Ballet Costume of Rudolf Nureyev as 'Romeo'
From the 1977 production of 'Romeo and Juliet', Act II. A doublet of green velvet applique with cloth of silber scrolling flowers, with short slashed sleeves revealing a white silk shirt with deep cuffs to match the doublet and frilled at the neckline. Worn. - The costume is probably lot 40 of the legendary Nureyev sale at Christie's New York in January 1995.