Ballets Russes at the Théâtre National de l´Opéra, 15th Season, Paris, May-June 1922

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25th October 2017, 17:00
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Renard, Pétrouchka (both with B. Nijinska, S. Idzikovsky), Carnaval (with B. Nijinska, V. Nemchinova), Le Spectre de la Rose (with V. Trefilova, S. Idzikovsky).

Michel de Brunhoff, Imprimérie Kapp, Paris.

31,5 x 24,5 cm; [32, 2] pp.: ill. Saddle stitch binding with red twisted cord. 

The front cover with costume design for „Mariage de la Belle au Bois Dormant“ by N. Goncharova with gilt lettering.

Coated stock text block contains numerous photographs of dancers in their costumes, including B. Nijinska, V. Trefilova, L. Tchernisheva, F. Dubrovska, and illustrations: 1 double page spread ill. by Goncharova - costume design for „Mariage de la Belle au Bois Dormant“; 1 Ill. by L. Survage - set and costume designs for „Mavra“; 1 Ill. by M. Larionov - set and costume designs for „Renard“.

Inserted double-page program on May 20, 1922: „Carnaval“, „Renard“, „Le Spectre de la Rose“, „Petrouchka“.

Wrappers are slightly rubbed, pages yellowed occasionally. On p. 2 pen note: Madeleine. Complete copy is in very good condition.