Pavel Gerdt in Le Poisson d’or, St. Petersburg, Russia, 1867.
Publicity shot of the original cast of Tchaikovsky’s ballet, The Sleeping Beauty, St Petersburg, Russia, 1890.
G. Soloviov, Yekaterina Maksimova (R) as Kitri and Vladimir Vasilyev as Basilio in a scene from Ludwig Minkus’ ballet Don Quixote staged at the State Academic Bolshoi Theater of the USSR, 1 January 1971.
Source: RIA Novosti archive
Left to right: Stanislava Belinskaya as Clara, Lydia Rubtsova as Marianna and Vassily Stukolkin as Fritz, in the original production of The Nutcracker. Imperial Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg, Russia, 1892.