Russian Season of the Opera, Théâtre National de l'Opéra, Paris, June 1910

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25th October 2017, 17:00
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€ 400

Official Program: L´Oiseau de Feu (with T. Karsavina, M. Fokine), Shéhérazade (with V. Nijinsky), Carnival (with M. Fokine, T. Karsavina), Giselle, Cléopatre, Les Danses Polovtsiennes, Les Sylphides (with V. Nijinsky, T. Karsavina), Le Spectre de la Rose.

Comœdia Illustré / Michel de Brunhoff, Imprimérie Kapp, Paris.

32 x 25 cm; [44] pp.: ill. Saddle stitch binding with red ornamented paper tape and red twisted cord. Two color transparent paper dust jacket with illustration by A. Marty. The front cover with full-size watercolor by L. Bakst depicting costume design for  Shéhérazade in the ornamental frame by  L. Vogel.

On the inside 1 full-page colored costume design for „Shéhérezade“ by L. Bakst, 1 photograph of set design for „Giselle“ by Alex. Benois, 1 photograph of set design for „Shéhérazade“ by L. Bakst, 1 photograph of set design for „L´Oiseau de Feu“ by A. Golovin.

Text block is illustrated throughout with the ornamental frame, partly gold printed.

Dust jacket is slightly rubbed, with some foxing.

Complete copy in very good condition.