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35. [BALLETS RUSSES, BAKST, PICASSO]

Les Ballets Russes im Empire Theatre London, 1919.

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25th October 2017, 15:00
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€ 150

Program of 6. December 1919: La Boutique Fantasque, Ouverture on Three Russian Themes, The Three-Cornered Hat, The Midnight Sun.

24,5 x 18,5 cm; 32, [4] pp.: ill. Single staple binding. Coated stock edition.

The front cover with colorful costume design of Chinese from „Parade“ by P. Picasso. On the inside 1 portrait of L. Massine by L. Bakst, photographs of T. Karsavina, L. Tchernisheva etc.

Loosely inserted leaves with programs on one day (December 6, 1919) and the whole week (December 8–13, 1919). There are librettos of performances Petrouchka, L´Oiseau de Feu, Sheherazade etc.

On the 1st page pencil note: „Dec. 1919“.

Wrappers are slightly rubbed and soiled, staple slightly rusted. Text block is minorly soiled. Complete copy is in very good condition.