photo size: 8" x 10"
March 30, 1939 reprint
Vera Zorina, with her first dancing partner.... a doll.
Vera Zorina, born Eva Brigitta Hartwig (January 2, 1917 – April 9, 2003) was a Norwegian ballerina, musical theatre actress and choreographer. Zorina was George Balanchine's second wife and he her first husband. They were married in 1938 and divorced in 1946.
One of her most iconic stage roles was in the 1938 Rodgers and Hart musical, "I Married an Angel."
She appeared in a number of Hollywood movies between 1938 and 1946.
In the 1970s, Vera Zorina was appointed director of the Norwegian National Opera and Ballet (Den Norske Opera & Ballet). Later, she was active with the Lincoln Center as an adviser and director and, for several seasons, directed operas at the Santa Fe Opera in New Mexico. In 1986, she completed her autobiography, Zorina.
$90 un-matted - $140 matted* - $325 framed**
*All matted photographs come standard in acid free white archival mat board with black core with 3-4" borders and open cut mat on back to display historical documentation. Custom mat board available at additional cost.
**All framed photographs come with standard matting, conservation glass, open cut mat on back
displaying historical documentation, and black Larson Juhl wood frame.