[BAKST, LEON.] 1866-1924. WAMUTH, ERNST Leon Bakst. Berlin: Ernst Wamuth, 1927.
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[BAKST, LEON. 1866-1924.] EINSTEIN, CARL. Leon Bakst. Berlin: Ernst Wasmuth, 1927.
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[BAKST, LEON. 1866-1924.]
EINSTEIN, CARL. Leon Bakst. Berlin: Ernst Wasmuth, 1927.
Large 4to. With 19 pochoir plates and 29 tipped-in color plates. Introduction by Carl Einstein. Vellum-backed gilt decorated brown boards. Light wear and darkening.

LIMITED EDITION, no 20 of 330 copies. Bakst was the most influential of the costume designers associated with Sergei Diaghilev's Ballets Russes. Carl Einstein (1885-1940) wrote the important Expressionist novel Bebuquin (1912).
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