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Isadora

$30.00
SKU 9781910593691

Illustrated by Clément Oubrerie

In 1899, performing in the drawing rooms of London's elite, Isadora Duncan was already laying the foundations for modern dance. The 22-year-old's movements were visceral, free-flowing, and expressive; she performed barefoot. She shattered the conventions of traditional ballet and, in doing so, enchanted high society. A year later, in Paris, she met the sculptor Auguste Rodin, whose work proved a revelation, and the influential dancer Loie Fuller, whose support marked the beginning of a dazzling on-stage career.

In Isadora, Julie Birmant and Clement Oubrerie capture the astonishing life and scandalous times of the so-called "Mother of Modern Dance." This extraordinary graphic novel takes in her arrival in Europe, her rise to stardom and the development of a style of dance—inspired by natural forms and Greek sculpture—that would become her enduring legacy.

Paperback: 144 Pages
Product Dimensions: 170 x 240 mm
ISBN: 9781910593691

Published by Selfmadehero