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Bakst

 (bäkst), Léon Nikolaevich 1866-1924.
Russian painter and scenic designer who modernized theater design. His best-known works were for ballets produced by Sergei Diaghilev in Paris.

Bakst

(Russian bakst)
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(Biography) Leon Nikolayevich (lɪˈɔn nikaˈlajɪvitʃ). 1866–1924, Russian painter and stage designer, noted particularly for his richly coloured sets for Diaghilev's Ballets Russes (1909–21)

Bakst

(bɑkst)

n.
Léon Nikolaevich, 1866–1924, Russian painter and designer.
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His first artistic instruction was given in Vitebsk before he spent three years from 1907-10 in Petrograd (St Petersburg), where he studied at the Imperial School for the Protection of the Fine Arts, and later with Leon Bakst who went on to design sets for the Ballet Russes.
During these years, Burchfield absorbed such diverse influences as Chinese scroll paintings; the works of Hiroshige, Hokusai, and Aubrey Beardsley; and Russian ballet designs by Leon Bakst.
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