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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

Belt 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, Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes, silk, braid, leather, glass, metal

Dimensions: length 97.0 h cm width 14.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.270.101
Subject: Theatre arts, International