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By Vicki Woolf

Paris on the flip of the century - paintings Nouveau, Renoir, Toulouse-Lautrec and the Folies Bergere.  This used to be the ambience which nurtured the inventive improvement of the awesome dancer and choreographer Ida Rubinstein.This long-awaited biography offers us a distinct perception into the lifetime of a impressive girl, answerable for a desirable bankruptcy of our creative background. She was once a chameleon, a diva, who lived many lives, overcoming the anti-Semitism of her instances to enchant and captivate the top of societies.
Untrained as a dancer, Ida Rubinstein's aura attracted collaborators similar to Debussy, Stravinsky, Ravel, Cocteau, Bakst, and Benois.

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