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Léon BAKST

Grodno, Belarus (Russia) 1866 – France 1924

designer

  • France from 1912

LES BALLETS RUSSES DE MONTE CARLO

commenced 1932 – 1952

producer (organisation)

Marie MUELLE

France

costumier

Costume for a dancing girl (almée) or odalisque 1930s
Collection Title: the Ballets Russes' production of Schéhérazade
Creation Notes: First performed 4 June 1910, Théâtre National de l' Opéra, Paris.
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes, rayon, metallic thread and braid, cotton velvetten, wool braid, paint

Dimensions: centre back 70.0 h cm inner leg 70.4 h cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.270.44
Subject: Theatre arts, International Ballet