Ballets Russes at the Alhambra Theatre London, November 1921: “The Sleeping Beauty”.

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25th October 2017, 17:00
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With V. Sudeikina, F. Dubrovska, L. Sokolova, B. Nijinska, V. Nemchinova, L. Tchernisheva.

Michel de Brunhoff, Imprimérie Kapp, Paris.

31 x 24,5 cm; [28] pp.: ill. Saddle stitch binding with yellow twisted cord. Coated stock text block.

The front cover wiith costume design by L. Bakst with silver and gold elements.

On the inside 13 ill. by Bakst: costume design for 5 Herzoginnen; costume design for Königin und des Pagen; costume design for Fee Carabosse; costume design for Catalabutte, dem Gerichtsmarschall (the 5th act); costume design for Harlekins; costume design for Elfe Colibri; set design for the 2nd Scene of the 3rd act; costume design for Elfe Pinetree; costume design for Chinesin; costume design for Mazurka; costume design for the Dignitaries; costume design for Cherry Fairy; sketches of the stage for the 2nd act: „The Garden of King Florestan“.

Wrappers and text block are slightly rubbed. Few creases and minor tear of the edge of the front cover (1 cm). Complete copy is in very good condition.