A 1939 EXHIBITION POSTER FOR BALLETS RUSSES DE DIAGHILEW BY JEAN COCTEAU (FRENCH 1889-1963)

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Auction Name European, Asian, and American Fine Art & Antiques
Lot Number 128

A 1939 EXHIBITION POSTER FOR BALLETS RUSSES DE DIAGHILEW BY JEAN COCTEAU (FRENCH 1889-1963)

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A 1939 EXHIBITION POSTER FOR BALLETS RUSSES DE DIAGHILEW BY JEAN COCTEAU (FRENCH 1889-1963)
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lithograph
155 x 86.5 cm (61 x 34 in.)
signed in plate lower right

LOT NOTES
Originally used in 1911 to promote performances at either the Theatre de Monte-Carlo or the Theatre Chatelet, this design featuring the dancer Tamara Karsavina advertises an exhibition of the Ballets Russes in Paris.

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