LOMONOSOV IMPERIAL PORCELAIN FIGURINE BALLET SWAN LAKE Ulyana Lopatkina WHITE
- Brand:: Lomonosov Imperial Porcelain Factory
- Product Code: FIGUR-5516
- Availability: In Stock
Bring the elegance of Imperial Russia with the Lomonosov Imperial Porcelain Decorative Figurine Ballet SWAN LAKE dancer Ulyana Lopatkina as Odette/Odile. The decorative figurine will be a perfect gift for porcelain lovers and a perfect addition to any porcelain home decor collection.
· The original Lomonosov factory logo is on the bottom of each piece. Genuine Article - 100% Guaranteed.
· Material: hard-paste porcelain (biscuit). Made in Russia by the Imperial Lomonosov Porcelain Factory.
- Measures: L 18.6 cm, W 10.1 cm, H 37.9 cm/L 7.3", W 4", H 14.9".
About Ballet Dancer: Ulyana Vyacheslavovna Lopatkina (born 23 October 1973) is a Russian prima ballerina who performed with the Mariinsky Theatre from 1991-2017. She studied at the Vaganova Academy with Natalia Dudinskaya. Upon graduation Lopatkina joined the Kirov/Mariinsky Theatre Ballet in 1991, and was promoted to principal dancer in 1995. Lopatkina was married to Vladimir Kornev, architect and writer (divorced in 2010), and has one daughter (Masha, born 2002). Lopatkina did not dance during the 2016-2017 season due to injury, and her retirement from the Mariinsky was announced on the company's website on June 16, 2017.
Lopatkina excels in classic and dramatic roles. She is a perfect example of the Russian (Kirov) school with long limbs, great strength and a classical purity of line, as well as noted musicality.
Her repertoire includes: Giselle (Giselle, Myrtha), Le Corsaire (Medora), La Bayadère (Nikia), Grand pas from Paquita, The Sleeping Beauty (Lilac Fairy), Swan Lake (Odette-Odile), Raymonda (Raymonda, Clemans), The Swan, Schéhérazade (Zobeide), The Fountain of Bakhchisarai (Zarema), The Legend of Love (Mekhmeneh Bahnu), Leningrad Symphony (The Girl), Pas de quatre (Маria Taglioni), Serenade (ballet), Piano Concerto No. 2 (Ballet Imperial), Symphony in C (2nd Movement), La Valse, Jewels (Diamonds), In the Night, The Nutcracker (highlights: Teacher and Pupil), Le Jeune Homme et la Mort, Goya-Divertissement, Le Baiser de la Fee (Fairy), Le Poeme de l´Extase, In the Middle.
Story: Swan Lake is a ballet composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky in 1875–76. Despite its initial failure, it is now one of the most popular ballets of all time.