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Léon Bakst (1866 - 1924)

Portrait of Isodora Duncan dancing

Salmina-Haskell (1989) 2

Brush and Indian ink over traces of graphite, corrected in white bodycolour on fine-textured off-white paper.  Sheet: 489 x 333 mm

Signed in Russian in Indian ink lower right: L. Bakst; Inscribed and signed in Russian in graphite upper right: shirina liske — / tri stolbtsa / Birzh. Vedomostei / L. Bakst

The Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. Bequeathed by Mikhail Vasil'evich Braikevitch, 1949;  WA1949.321