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Exceptional Original Theatre Costume Design by Léon Bakst, 1905-1910

$21,345.47Asking Price

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This watercolor is a theatre costume design by Leon Bakst (1866-1924). Bakst is the most famous and sought after theatre and ballet costume designer. In particular he designed most of the costumes for the "Ballets Russes" (Russian Ballet). This design dates most probably from his Saint Petersburg period (i.e. before he moved to Paris). Framed in an old frame. It is signed "Bakst" lower right. Dimension of the painting: 39 x 31cm (at sight). Dimension of the frame: 56 x 50 cm.

Details

  • Creator
    Leon Bakst (Painter)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 22.05 in. (56 cm)Width: 19.69 in. (50 cm)Depth: 0.79 in. (2 cm)
  • Style
    Art Nouveau (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
    1900-1909
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1905-1910
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    Paris, FR
  • Reference Number
    Seller: Ref 1811stDibs: f101281607015030113fs

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Paris, France
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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