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Léon BAKST

Grodno, Belarus (Russia) 1866 – France 1924

designer

  • France from 1912

LES BALLETS RUSSES DE SERGE DIAGHILEV

commenced 1909 – 1929

producer (organisation)

Marie MUELLE

France

maker of costumes

Coat from costume for a Lezghin c.1912
Collection Title: the Ballets Russes' production of Thamar
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Creation Notes: First performed 20 May 1912, Theatre du Chatelet, Paris
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes, cotton, metallic braid

Dimensions: centre back 112.0 h cm underarm chest 45.0 w cm inner sleeve 70.0 h cm outer sleeve 85.0 h cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.270.95
Subject: Theatre arts, International