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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)

Belt from costume for a Lezghin c.1912
Collection Title: the Ballets Russes' production of Thamar
Creation Notes: First performance 20 May 1912, Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes, Silk, leather, braid, glass, metal

Dimensions: length 95.0 h cm width 14.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.270.100
Subject: Theatre arts, International