After Léon Bakst
Synthèse de l'oeuvre du maître en 25 planches
Léon BakstCostume design for the Premiére Bacchante in the ballet Narcisse, Leon Bakst, 1912
Born in Russia in 1866, Léon Bakst belonged to that young generation of European artists who rebelled against 19th century stage realism, which had become pedantic and literal, without imagination or theatricality.
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