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Метка: Isadora Duncan


Portrait of Sergei Yesenin, Isadora Duncan, and their adopted daughter, Irma, 1922.

In the fall of 1921, while visiting the studio of painter Georgi Yakulov, Yesenin met the Paris-based American dancer Isadora Duncan, a woman 18 years his senior. She knew only a dozen words in Russian, and he spoke no foreign languages. They married on 2 May 1922. Yesenin accompanied his celebrity wife on a tour of Europe and the United […]