Dame Laura Knight R.A., R.W.S. (British, 1877-1970) Maestro Idzikowski taking class
Lot 165AR
Dame Laura Knight R.A., R.W.S.
(British, 1877-1970)
Maestro Idzikowski taking class
Sold for £1,250 (US$ 2,099) inc. premium
Lot Details
Dame Laura Knight R.A., R.W.S. (British, 1877-1970)
Maestro Idzikowski taking class
signed and inscribed 'Laura Knight/Stanislas Idzikowski (maestro) (lower left),
pencil and charcoal
24.5 x 34.5cm (9 5/8 x 13 9/16in).
handwritten label verso dates work at circa 1924

Footnotes

  • Stanislas Idzikowski was a member of the Ballet Russes from 1914 to 1929. He was a principle dancer and performed many of Nijinsky's roles whilst Nijinsky was interned in Hungary due to the First World War. At the end of his performing career Idzikowski became a teacher and it is in this role that Laura Knight portrays him.
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