Bakst: The Story of Leon Bakst's Life

New York: Brentano, 1922. Limited. hardcover. Frontispiece portrait of Bakst by Modigliani. 68 plates, 52 in full color with lettered tissue guards, and many black & white and color illustrations throughout the text, 240 pages, untrimmed. Folio, full stiff vellum, slightly bowed, decorative spine, (hinges weak, small blue stain on lower front corner). New York: Brentano, (1922). Very good (+). very good(+).

First edition of the English text, American issue. One of 250 numbered copies with the Brentano imprint. A wonderful retrospective of Bakst's costume and theater design.

Price: $3,500.00

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