Watercolor, metallic paint, and graphite on paper
sheet, 11 1/2 x 8 7/8in (29.2 x 22.5cm)
Gift of Robert L. B. Tobin
Ballet with music by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, partially reorchestrated by Igor Stravinsky, and choreography by Marius Petipa and Bronislava Nijinska. Produced by Diaghilev's Ballets Russes, Alhambra Theatre, London, 1921.
The Art of Enchantment: Diaghilev's Ballets Russes, 1909-1929; 1988; no. 20
Designing Dreams: A Celebration of Léon Bakst; 2016; p. 113, no. 10
Léon Bakst (Russian, b.1866, d.1924)