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Exhibition Not an Ostrich: & Other Images from America's Library

Dan Esgro. Lewitzky, between 1976 and 1979. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress (02.00.00)
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DAN ESGRO. Bella Lewitzky Dance Company. California, ca. 1976

These Bella Lewitzky dancers are performing lnscape in a “duotard” designed by Rudi Gernreich, who is probably best known for his 1964 “monokini” or topless swimsuit. Gernreich was a dancer and costume designer for Lester Horton and later for the Dance Theater of Los Angeles, founded by Lewitzky and Horton in 1946.