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Les Biches--Théatre Serge de Diaghilew

1924
Illustrated by Marie Laurencin (French, 1885–1956), Illustrated by Jean Cocteau (French, 1889–1963), Illustrated by Man Ray (American, 1890–1976), Text by Darius Milhaud (French, 1892–1974), Publisher Editions des Quatre Chemins (French, 20th century), Printer Frazier-Soye (French, 20th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall (each vol.): 28.6 x 22.8 x 1.3 cm (11 1/4 x 9 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

63.744

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photomechanical prints, some in color

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Editions des Quatre Chemins, 1924) Quarto, two vols., unpaged; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers.

Reproductions of ballet set designs, costumes, musical score, and portraits (of designer, composer, and cast).


Paris: Editions des Quatre Chemins, 1924

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955), by whom bequeathed to MFA, July 19, 1963.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

Copyright

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.