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Bakst, Léon 1866-1924

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Stravinsky et les Ballet russes = Stravinsky and the Ballets russes by Igor Stravinsky( Visual )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In celebration of the debut of the Ballets Russes in Paris in 1909, performance of the original Nijinsky choreography of Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring along with The Firebird
The designs of Léon Bakst for the Sleeping princess, a ballet in five acts after Perrault by Léon Bakst( Book )

17 editions published between 1922 and 1971 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Souvenir : Serge de Diaghileff's Ballet russe by N.Y.) Metropolitan Ballet Company (New York( Book )

8 editions published in 1916 in English and French and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American Tour of the Ballet Russe in 1916-1917 included stops in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and San Francisco, California (Jan. 1917)
The Kirov celebrates Nijinsky : Shéhérazade( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sheherazade is based on the first story of The Thousand and One Nights and danced to music by Rimsky-Korsakov. When it was first staged, with Nijinsky in the role of the Golden Slave, Mikhail Fokine's choreography of the exotic and passionate tale was a huge success. The ballet's triumph was also due to the fabulous set and costume designs of Léon Bakst. This Kirov staging recreates Bakst's designs. Svetlana Zakharova dances the title role, with Farukh Ruzimatov as the slave lover she risks all for. This live recording was made at the Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris
The Kirov celebrates Nijinsky : Le Spectre de la rose( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Created by Fokine to the music of Weber's Invitation to the Dance, Le Spectre de la rose is one of the choreographer's most poetic creations. With Zhanna Ayupova as the young girl who dreams that the spirit of the rose (Igor Kolb) enters her window and dances with her before disappearing with a spectacular leap, this Kirov staging recreates the original décor designed by Léon Bakst, the charm of which lies in its subtle understanding of the romantic ethos of the 1830s-1840s
Theater of reason, theater of desire : the art of Alexandre Benois and Léon Bakst by John E Bowlt( Book )

7 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le ballet contemporain by Valerīanʺ Svi︠e︡tlovʺ( Book )

14 editions published between 1911 and 1912 in 3 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The decorative art of Léon Bakst by Arsène Alexandre( Book )

17 editions published between 1913 and 1973 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The explosion of the Ballets Russes on the Paris stage in the early years of this century marked the beginning of a great new age in dance. Traditions were shattered, an almost superhuman new talent was introduced (Nijinsky), a new approach to ballet was created and explored, and perhaps most important, every facet of the art, from music to set design, was in the hands of a superior artist. Leon Bakst, the Ballets Russes's costume and set designer, was an outstanding member of the group; his visual imagination is lastingly associated with the greatest years of the modern ballet. This book presents, in 48 full color and 29 black and white plates, the art of Leon Bakst, from costumes and set designs to independent paintings. Here are reproductions of Bakst's own water colors for the unforgettable costumes of L'Oiseu de Feu, Cleopatre, Scheherazade, Narcisse, Salome, Dphnis et Chloe, Carnaval and other major ballets. Some of these costume were designed for Nijinksy, or for Ida Rubinstein, or Tamara Karsavina. Here are the rajahs, high priests, sultans, eunuchs, nymphs, bacchantes, Boeotians, harlequin, faun, Indian dancers and all the rest of the fabulous figures that appeared in these productions. Here is also the scenery, the elaborate paintings, in which the colors are so vivid that they seem to become almost palpable. The costumes show Bakst's genius for 'line and color in movement,' and all represent his original contribution to the freshness and uniqueness of the Ballets Russes
Léon Bakst : set and costume designs, book illustrations, paintings and graphic works by Léon Bakst( Book )

12 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scarce original English-language edition printed in Austria & published in Russia/USSR (commissioned by the renowned Aurora Art based in St. Petersburg), beautifully illustrated throughout on glossy paper. Many subsequent publications on Bakst issued by various American/Western European publishers are based on this very edition
Lev Samoĭlovich Bakst by Irina Nikolaevna Pruzhan( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in Russian and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designing dreams : a celebration of Léon Bakst by Nouveau musée national (Monaco)( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Marking the 150th anniversary of the artist's birth, Designing dreams, a celebration of Léon Bakst, highlights Bakst's contribution not only to the theater, but also to textile design and fashion, and to the tastes of his time. It is fitting that the exhibition takes place at the Nouveau Museé National de Monaco" -- Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Nouveau Musée de Monaco, Monaco, October 23, 2016-January 15, 2017
Bakst : the Rothschild panels of the Sleeping beauty by Diana Souhami( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal des dames et des modes( )

in French and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bakst and Benois : the Tobin wing, 1985 by Marion Koogler McNay Art Museum( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

T︠S︡arʹ Dodon by Alekseĭ Remizov( Book )

5 editions published between 1921 and 1964 in Russian and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bakst by Léon Bakst( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Léon Bakst : esquisses de décors et de costumes, arts graphiques, peintures by Léon Bakst( Book )

9 editions published in 1986 in French and German and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ballet in beeld bij Bakst. [Tentoongstelling] Haags Gemeentemuseum, 17 januari-3 maart 1968 by Haags Gemeentemuseum( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in Dutch and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leon Bakst; 42 Tafeln und 6 Abbildungen mit einer Einleitung by Léon Bakst( Book )

4 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in German and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leon Bakst, sensualismens triumf : Dansmuseet 29.4-5.9.1993 by Léon Bakst( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in Swedish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Theater of reason, theater of desire : the art of Alexandre Benois and Léon Bakst
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Bakesite, Li'ang 1866-1924

Bakst 1866-1924

Bakst, L. S. 1866-1924

Bakst, Léon.

Bakst Léon 1866-1924

Bakst, Léon Nicolaevitch

Bakst, Leon Nikolaievich

Bakst, Leon Nikolajewitsch 1866-1924

Bakst, Léon S. 1866-1924

Bakst, Léon Samojlovič 1866-1924

Bakst, Lev

Bakst, Lev 1866-1924

Bakst, Lev Nikolaevič 1866-1924

Bakst, Lev Nikolaïevitch 1866-1924

Bakst, Lev Samoĭlovich

Bakst, Lev Samoĭlovich 1866-1924

Bakst, Lev Samojlovič

Bakst, Lev Samojlovič 1866-1924

Bakst, Lev Samuilovic

Bakst, Lev Samuilovič 1866-1924

Bakst, Lew S.

Bakst, Lew Samoilowitsch 1866-1924

Bakst, Rozenberg Lev Samoilovich

Bakstas, Levas 1866-1924

Baksts, Leons, 1866-1924

Leo Bakst

Léon Bakst

Léon Bakst artista rus

Léon Bakst artista ruso

Léon Bakst artiste russe

Léon Bakst kunstschilder uit Keizerrijk Rusland (1866-1924)

Léon Bakst pittore e scenografo russo

Léon Bakst Russian artist

Léon Bakst russisch-französischer Maler und Bühnenbildner

Leon Szamojlovics Bakszt zsidó származású orosz festő, grafikus, díszlettervező és könyvillusztrátor

Leono Bakst

Leons Baksts

Lev Samoilovich Rozenberg

Rosemberg, Lev Samojlovich 1866-1924

Rosemberg, Ljev Samojlovich

Rosemberg, Ljev Samojlovich 1866-1924

Rosenberg, Léon Nikolaevich 1866?-1924

Rosenberg, Léon Samoilowitsch 1866-1924

Rosenberg, Lev

Rosenberg, Lev Samoïlevitch

Rosenberg, Lev Samoïlevitch 1866?-1924

Rosenberg, Lev Samoïlovich

Rosenberg, Lev Samoilovitch

Rosenberg Lev Samoïlovitch 1866-1924

Rosenberg, Lev Samoilovitš

Rosenberg, Lev Samojlovič

Rosenberg, Lev Samojlovič 1866-1924

Rosenberg, Lev Samoylovich

Rosenberg, Lew 1866-1924

Rozenberg, Lejb-Chaim Izrailevič 1866-1924

Rozenberg, Lev

Rozenberg, Lev 1866-1924

Rozenberg, Lev S.

Rozenberg, Lev S. 1866-1924

Rozenberg, Lev Samoĭlovich

Rozenberg, Lev Samoĭlovich 1866-1924

Rozenberg, Lev Samoilowitsch 1866-1924

Rozenberg, Lev Samojlovič 1866-1924

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Бакст Лев Самуилович 1866-1924

Бакст, Леон

Бакст, Леон 1866-1924

Бакстъ, Леон.

Леў Бакст

Розенберг Л. С

Розенберг Л. С. 1866-1924

Розенберг, Лев Самойлович

Розенберг, Лев Самойлович 1866-1924

Розенберг, Лейб-Хаим Израилевич

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באקסט, לאון

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באקסט, ליאון 1866-1924

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בקסט, לאון 1866-1924

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