Margot Fonteyn dancing with Michael Somes
Prima ballerina Dame Margot Fonteyn (1919-1991) dancing with Michael Somes (1917-1994) in the role of Prince Ivan, in The Firebird (premiered 1910, music by Igor Stravinsky, choreography by Michel Fokine). They were frequent dancing partners in the Royal Ballet company.
© Mary Evans / Marx Memorial Library
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