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date: 20 September 2019

Bakst, Léon (orig. Lev Rosenberg; b Grodno, 10 May, 1866; d Paris, 27 Dec. 1924) 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of Dance
Author(s):

Debra Craine,

Judith Mackrell

Russian designer and painter. As part of Diaghilev's Ballets Russes, he revolutionized both theatrical design and contemporary fashion with the sensuality of his line and his exotic palette of colours. He first collaborated with Diaghilev in St Petersburg on the magazine ... ...

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