Levinsohn, André. The story of Leon Bakst`s Life. New York, Brentano's. 1922.

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27 x 29 cm; 242 p. ill.
Edition: 250 copies. Copy № 242.
Publishing binding imitating parchment with glue binding and white headband. The edition includes numerous lithographs and illustrations in the text - original drawings by Leon Bakst, 68 engravings on separate sheets, 52 of which are in color, including a portrait of Bakst by Modigliani. All 68 engravings with protective vellums on which the name of the engraving is written.
First american edition. In English.
A facsimile drawing of Bakst's "Landscape in Tesovo. Sketch of a tray" is glued. Cover is poorly attached to the block, foxy, heavy cover dirt.