Costume design for a Polish Gentleman in Boris Godunov
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Artist: Léon Bakst, Russian, 1866-1924
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Inscribed: Boris Godounov Polonais
Inscribed, upper right, recto: To my dear Ga.....inan Jakolevich Svetlov as a remembrance from (your)...friend Lev Bakst 1913
Inscribed, verso: To Vera Aleksandrovna Trefilova -- as a gift for the decoration of a future museum in 19--27. Paris 30 January 1925.
This watercolor was exhibited at the International exhibition of Theatre Art in 1914. After the war, the Germans returned all objects to their owners.