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BALLET RUSSES, COMOEDIA ILLUSTRÉ, MIASSINE, NIJINSKY, KARSAVINA, BAKST, FOKINE, BENOIS, GROSS, GONTSCHAROWA, DOUBUJINSKY. Set of 3 issues of journal Comoedia Illustré, 1914, sixth year of publishing

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17th September 2021, 18:00
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Size of all issues: 31.5 x 24.5 cm, all issues in original paperbacks.
Michel de Brunhoff, Imprimérie Kapp, Paris.

1) Nr. 15, th of May 1914. [10], 697-719, [13] p. On pages 698-705 article "Les BALLET RUSSES en 1914" with black-and-white photos of performers of "BALLET RUSSES", of the show "Cleopatra", e.g. of Vera Fokine and Michel Fokine, Tamara Krasavina. On the cover black-and-white photo of L. Miassine. Traces of rust on spine, block falling apart, minor stains on the cover. General condition: Good.

2) Nr. 16, 20th of May 1914. [11], 740-780, [8] p. On cover illustration from Valentine Gross of Vera and Michel Fokine in the ballet "Scheherazade". In the issue numerous materials about "BALLET RUSSES" on pages 745-773: colored and black-and-white illustrations from L. Bakst and A. Benois, black-and-white photos of performers of "BALLET RUSSES", e.g. Vera and Michel Fokines, L. Miassin. Wear on spine and edges, traces of rust on spine. General condition: Good.

3) Nr. 17, 5th of June 1914. [8], 797-842 p. On pages 815-822 article about "BALLET RUSSES", numerous colored and black-and-white illustrations from N. Gontscharowa, M. Dobuzhinsky, black-and-white photos of performers. Spine has some wear, cover stained, traces of rust and clips, block falling apart. General condition: Good.