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Léon BAKST

Grodno, Belarus (Russia) 1866 – France 1924

designer

  • France from 1912

Aleksandr GOLOVIN

Moscow, Russia 1863 – Leningrad, Russia 1930

designer

  • France 1887-89, and regular visits thereafter

Natalia GONCHAROVA

Russia 1881 – France 1962

designer

  • Switzerland and Spain 1915-17, France from 1917

LES BALLETS RUSSES DE SERGE DIAGHILEV

commenced 1909 – 1929

producer (organisation)

Costume for finale c.1910
Collection Title: the Ballets Russes' production of L'Oiseau de Feu [The Firebird]
Creation Notes: First performed 25 June 1910, Théâtre National de l' Opera, Paris. Restaged at the Lyceum Theatre, London on 25 November 1926
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes,

Dimensions: centre back 136.0 h cm underarm chest 62.0 h cm inner sleeve 48.0 h cm outer sleeve 58.0 h cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.270.76
Subject: Theatre arts, International