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Anna Pavlova (1881-1931) was one of the most important ballerinas of the 20-th century. Unlike other female ballerinas of the time she were very muscular and shapely, she was very slender and fragile-looking. She was most noted for her roll in the ballet The Dying Swan, and was the first ballerina to tour the world. The following photographs were shot by Ira L. Hill . For more information on Anna Pavlova you can check out this website http://www.russianballethistory.com/annapavlovathelegend.htm

Here is a fan posted video of a Pavlova dancing a couple of minutes of The Dragonfly


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