Shawn, Ted. (1891–1972)

Signed "Credo."

[1960]. "I believe that DANCE is a way of life, which will lead humanity into continually higher and greater dimensions of existence."

Fine privately printed 8vo booklet with cover illustration, including 4 pages of text, the "Credo" of the great dancer/choreographer. Boldly signed by Shawn opposite first page of text in black ink at time of issue. In very fine condition.

Ted Shawn was a key figure in the founding period of modern dance. With his wife, Ruth St. Denis, he founded and performed in the "Denishawn" company, mentoring among other famous dancers, the great Martha Graham. (18412)

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