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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)

Cloak from costume for a lady c.1914
Collection Title: the Ballets Russes' production of Papillons [Butterflies]
Creation Notes: First performed 16 April 1914, Théâtre Monte Carlo
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes, metalic cord applique

Dimensions: centre back 86 h cm chest 57 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.270.131
Subject: Theatre arts, International