1866 - 1924
COSTUME DESIGN FOR NIJINSKY AS THE SLAVE IN CLEOPATRA
signed in Latin and dated 1910 l.r.; further inscribed Cléopatre, esclave favori Nijinsky t.r.
watercolour and gouache over pencil heightened with gold on paper
27 by 16.5cm, 10 3/4 by 6 1/2 in.
Acquired by the uncle of the present owner in the 1940s