L'Oeuvre de Leon Bakst pour La Belle au Bois Dormant (In the Publisher's Original Slipcase). Leon Bakst.
L'Oeuvre de Leon Bakst pour La Belle au Bois Dormant (In the Publisher's Original Slipcase)
L'Oeuvre de Leon Bakst pour La Belle au Bois Dormant (In the Publisher's Original Slipcase)
L'Oeuvre de Leon Bakst pour La Belle au Bois Dormant (In the Publisher's Original Slipcase)
L'Oeuvre de Leon Bakst pour La Belle au Bois Dormant (In the Publisher's Original Slipcase)
L'Oeuvre de Leon Bakst pour La Belle au Bois Dormant (In the Publisher's Original Slipcase)

L'Oeuvre de Leon Bakst pour La Belle au Bois Dormant (In the Publisher's Original Slipcase) SIGNED

Paris: M. De Brunoff Editeur, 1922. Original wraps. The 1922 signed/limited of this elegant collection of Leon Bakst designs for the ballet "La Belle au Bois Dormant" ("Sleeping Beauty"). #236 OF 500 COPIES SIGNED BY BOTH LEON BAKST AND THE PUBLISHER DE BRUNHOFF at the limitation. Clean and VG+ in its original, decorative light-brown wrappers, with very mild wear and creasing along the spine and its hinges, and very light offsetting at the front panel's edges. Folio, deckled edges. Includes 54 magnificent tipped-in color plates by Bakst, all in Fine condition (having been well-protected by their captioned tissue-guards). "Ballet en Cinq actes d'apres le conte de Perrault -- Musique de Tchaikovsky -- Preface d'Andre Levinson" (from the title page). Also includes a solid, very serviceable example of the publisher's uncommon original slipcase, which has been neatly --and professionally-- reinforced with black tape along the edges and spine. Its lovely decorative panels of gold and blue still bright and in full evidence. A wonderful example of Ballet Russes design from one of its founders, the great Leon Bakst. Very Good. Item #17003

Price: $4,000.00

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