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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)

Costume for a nymph c.1912
Collection Title: the Ballets Russes' production of L'Après-midi d'un Faune [Afternoon of a Faun]
Creation Notes: First performed 29 May 1912, Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris.
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes, silk chiffon, lamé, metallic ribbon, cotton

Dimensions: centre back 90.0 h cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.270.118
Subject: Theatre arts, International Ballet