«There are shades in every color, sometimes expressing sincerity and chastity, sometimes sensuality or even brutality, sometimes pride or despair… The artist able to benefit from these features is similar to the conductor…»
Lev Bakst was a great Russian artist, set designer and illustrator.
He became known for his costumes in the “Russian seasons” by Sergei Diaghilev.
He was also creating clothes for European fashion studios.
And they were incredibly popular at the time.
A wonderful purple chair in the room and an orange headboard will open the curtain to the world of silver age artists.