Supplément Artistique to Comœdia Illustré magazine dedicated to the 8th Ballets Russes Season, Paris 1913

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25th October 2017, 17:00
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€ 700

Operas: Boris Godunov, Khovanchina. Ballets: Jeux (with V. Nijinsky, T. Karsavina), Schéhérazade, Le Sacre du Printemps etc.

Comœdia Illustré / Michel de Brunhoff, Imprimérie Kapp, Paris

31,5 x 24,5 cm; [24] pp.: ill. Saddle stitch binding with thread. Inserted 2 laid paper leaves.

Dust jacket with illustration by Marty: T. Karsavina as Fire Bird. The front cover with illustration by Marty: V. Nijinsky, T. Karsavina, L. Schollar in „Jeux“ .

On the inside illustrations by V. Gross: 1 full-page and 6 small set designs for the ballet „Jeux“, 6 small ill. depicting T. Karsavina and V. Nijinsky in the performances “Le Sacre du Printemps” и “Carnival”; 5 ill. by L. Bakst: 1 full-page costume design, 1 set design for the opera “Boris Godunov”, 1 set design for the ballet “Daphnis et Chloé“ and 2 small ill. by L. Bakst; 4 ill. by N. Roehrich: 4 set and costume designs for the ballet “Le Sacre du Printemps”; 4 ill. by Fedorovsky: 1 set design and 3 costume design for the opera “Khovanchina”, 5 ill. by S. Sudeikin: 4 costume designs for the opera “Khovanchina”, 1 full-page for the opera “Salome”

4 photographs of F. Chalyapin as Boris Godunov.

Wrappers and text block are slightly rubbed and soiled.

In good overall condition.