Sale 20PT03 | Lot 6

Leon Nikolaievitch Bakst

Catalogue: Important Paintings

Lot Details

Lot 6
Leon Nikolaievitch Bakst
Russian, 1866-1924
Woman in Brown and Blue: Costume Design for Les Ballet Russes de Diaghilev's 'Scheherazade', circa 1910
Signed BAKST (cr)
Gouache, pencil and charcoal with traces of silver paint on paper
13 x 10 1/2 inches (33 x 26.7 cm)

Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc., New York
Acquired from the above in June 1966

C Property from the Collection of Dr. Abraham & Carolyn Schlossman

Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Toned; edges tipped to the mat in verso corners; tiny dent in the upper right corner area to the right of her turbin. Few small wrinkles along the edges (handling creases). Not fully examined out of the mat, as it is partially sandwich mounted to it. Light foxing. Two tiny dings in the upper left corner area.

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