Ballets Russes at the Théâtre de l´Opéra, Paris, December 1928 – January 1929

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€ 300

Program: The Fire Bird (with F. Dubrovska, L. Tchernisheva, S. Lifar), Apollon–Musagète (with S. Lifar, A. Danilova, L. Tchernisheva), La Chatte (with A. Markova, S. Lifar), Les Dieux Mendiants (with A. Danilova, L. Woizikowsky).

M. & J. de Brunoff, Paris.

31,5 x 25 cm; [28] pp.: ill. Saddle-stitch binding with light blue twisted cord. Cardstock wrappers and coated stock text block.

Illustration by Bauchant on the front cover. On the inside numerous photographs of dancers, including T. Karsavina, A. Danilova, S. Lifar, and illustrations: 1 full-page ill. by Bauchant (Apollon), 1 full-page ill. by Goncharova.

Inserted double-page program on January 3, 1929 printed on Ingres paper with watermarks: The Fire Bird, Apollon–Musagète, La Chatte, Les Dieux Mendiants.

Wrappers are slightly rubbed, soiled and age browned. Spine is worn. Text block is sĺightly soiled, with tiny black stain in the lower outer corner of the pages. In very good overall condition.