Sylvia Chen, late 1920s

Aleksandr Grinberg :: Dancer Silvija (Sylvia) Chen, studio of Vera Maya. A scenic study, Moscow, Russia, late 1920s (or ca. 1925). (Photo by Alexander Danilovich Grinberg / Foto Soyuz) | src Getty Images

Dancer Sylvia Chen, late 1920s

Aleksandr Grinberg :: Dancer Silvija (Sylvia) Chen, studio of Vera Maya. A scenic study, Moscow, Russia, late 1920s (or ca. 1925). (Photo by Alexander Danilovich Grinberg / Foto Soyuz) | src Getty Images

Dancer flying free, ca. 1927

S. Rybin :: A young woman jumps, leaps, takes to the air (She indeed flies free). We do not know her name, only that she flies in the free dance studio of Vera Maya in Moscow, perhaps in 1927. Courtesy A.A. Bakhrushin State Central Theatre Museum, Moscow. | src Space Embodied – Het Nieuwe Instituut (the Russian Art of Movement 1920-1930)

Ekaterina Lopatin, 1922

Aleksandr Grinberg :: Dancer Ekaterina Lopatin. A scenic study, 1922. Vera Maya Studio, Moscow. | src FotoSoyuz ~ Getty Images
Aleksandr Danilovich Grinberg :: Dancer Ekaterina Lopatin, Vera Maya Studio, Moscow, 1922. In 1928 the work was exhibited at IV exhibition ‘The Art of Movement’ at the State Academy of Art and Science. | src FotoSoyuz · Getty Images