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Les Rois des Légendes - La Prêtreuse-Danseuse Sacrée No. 15

Erté, d. i. Roman Tyrtov St. Petersburg 1892 - Paris 1990


Les Rois des Légendes - La Prêtreuse-Danseuse Sacrée No. 15

Lot-No. 668

Proceeds : 1.500 €


Gouache 34 x 19,5 middle ri. sign. Erté, on the reverse inscribed 'Les Rois des Légendes N. 15, La Prêtreuse-Danseuse Sacrée (Costume pour l'entrée en scène)', dat. 1919 as well as artist's stamp, framed under glass. - Russian-French painter, designer, sculptor a. graphic artist. Since 1906 he studied at the St. Petersburg academy under I. Repin. In 1910 he moved to Paris to continue his studies at the Académie Julian. He first became successful with designs for the fashion designer P. Poiret. His costume a. stage designs made him an international reputation. Since 1925 he also worked for Hollywood a. leading fashion magazines, among others Harper's Bazaar. His refined, technically perfect, creative a. independent designs developed from art nouveau secured him success until his death. - Mus.: New York (Metrop. Mus.), London (V&A), Oxford (Ashmolean Mus.), Paris a. others. - Lit.: Saur, Bénézit a. others.

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Erté, d. i. Roman Tyrtov: Les Rois des Légendes - La Prêtreuse-Danseuse Sacrée No. 15


Erté, d. i. Roman Tyrtov St. Petersburg 1892 - Paris 1990

Les Rois des Légendes - La Prêtreuse-Danseuse Sacrée No. 15

Lot-No. 668

Proceeds : 1.500 €

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Gouache 34 x 19,5 middle ri. sign. Erté, on the reverse inscribed 'Les Rois des Légendes N. 15, La Prêtreuse-Danseuse Sacrée (Costume pour l'entrée en scène)', dat. 1919 as well as artist's stamp, framed under glass. - Russian-French painter, designer, sculptor a. graphic artist. Since 1906 he studied at the St. Petersburg academy under I. Repin. In 1910 he moved to Paris to continue his studies at the Académie Julian. He first became successful with designs for the fashion designer P. Poiret. His costume a. stage designs made him an international reputation. Since 1925 he also worked for Hollywood a. leading fashion magazines, among others Harper's Bazaar. His refined, technically perfect, creative a. independent designs developed from art nouveau secured him success until his death. - Mus.: New York (Metrop. Mus.), London (V&A), Oxford (Ashmolean Mus.), Paris a. others. - Lit.: Saur, Bénézit a. others.

Les Rois des Légendes - La Prêtreuse-Danseuse Sacrée No. 15