Monday Morning Muse: Costume Designs

2001_27This colorful collage joined the collection in 2001. It’s a costume design for the Russian ballet ‘La Bayadère’ (The Temple Dancer).

The Mead holds a handful of costume design sketches, including this beautiful design for a waltz:

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This watercolor drawing of a fairy doll costume by Russian artist Leon Bakst:

2001_284And this colorful watercolor drawing of a man’s costume, also by Leon Bakst:

2001_297image sources: 1 / 2 / 3 / 4

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