Prints and Drawings
Artist: Léon Bakst, Russian, 1866–1924

Costume Design for Scheherazade, from The Sleeping Princess, produced by Sergei Diaghilev and performed by the Ballet Russes in London, 1921

1921

Black chalk, red chalk, watercolor and gouache

41.9 × 27.9 cm (16 1/2 × 11 in.)
Bequest of Edith Malvina K. Wetmore
1966.80.15
Geography: 
Made in Russia
Culture: 
Russian
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
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