Artist: Adolf de Meyer (American (born France), Paris 1868–1949 Los Angeles, California)
Date: ca. 1912
Medium: Platinum print
Dimensions: 32.7 x 43.5 cm (12 7/8 x 17 1/8 in.)
Credit Line: Alfred Stieglitz Collection, 1949
Accession Number: 49.55.327
De Meyer photographed the dancer Nijinsky and other members of Diaghilev's Ballets Russes when L'après-midi d'un faun was presented in Paris in 1912. This photograph, the only nude by de Meyer, most likely portrays one member of the troupe in a costume whose source remains mysterious.