Art is a journey into the most unknown thing of all - oneself. Nobody knows his own frontiers… I don’t think I’d ever want to take a road if I knew where it led.

Louis Kahan

George Barbier (1882-1932)

Illustration for Michel Fokine’s ballet ‘Schéhérazade’ depicting Ida Rubinstein as the Shah’s favourite wife and Vaslav Nijinsky as the Golden Slave, based on costume design by Leon Bakst (1866 - 1924)

1913



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