Yves Saint Laurent presente L'Art du Ballet en Russie 1738-1940. Collections du Musee Theatral et Musical de Leningrad.

Yves Saint Laurent presente L'Art du Ballet en Russie 1738-1940. Collections du Musee Theatral et Musical de Leningrad.
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Yves Saint Laurent presente L'Art du Ballet en Russie 1738-1940. Collections du Musee Theatral et Musical de Leningrad.Yves Saint Laurent presente L'Art du Ballet en Russie 1738-1940. Collections du Musee Theatral et Musical de Leningrad.Yves Saint Laurent presente L'Art du Ballet en Russie 1738-1940. Collections du Musee Theatral et Musical de Leningrad.

Patrice de Moncan, Hugues Alexandre Tartaut & Elise de Moncan. Foreword by Pierre Berge.

Editions du Mecene. Paris. 1991. First edition. Hardback, dust jacket. [c.160 pages.] Illustrated in colour and b&w. French. 240 x 290mm. 1.2kg. 2909301028. Very good, in very good dust jacket; light surface wear to black jacket.


An exhibition on the Art of the Russian Ballet, organised by Yves Saint Laurent and held at the Opera de Paris Garnier in 1991. Nearly a thousand items were drawn from the collection of the Museum of Theatre and Music in Leningrad. They include artworks and designs by or concerning the great Russian ballet figures of the last two centuries such as Anna Pavlova, Tamara Karsavina, Nijinsky, Marie Petipa, Diaghilev, Mikhail Fokine, and Stravinsky.