Alexandre Nikolaevich Benois, 1870-1960

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Alexandre Nikolaevich Benois, 1870-1960 costume design for ines ferraris as lucinda in the opera le medecin malgre lui signed l.l., further inscribed Lucinda, Ines Ferraris pencil, ink and watercolour on paper 36.5 by 24.5 cm., 14 1/4 by 9 3/4 in. The comic opera in three acts by Charles Gounod, after Moliere, was produced by Diaghilev's Ballets Russes in Monte Carlo on 5th January 1924. The director was Alexandre Benois and the choreographer was Bronislava Nijinska.