Sketches from famous 20th century theatre, ballet and cinema artists and designers
For the 2019 Carnival of Venice, we have a collection of fascinating costume sketches which the theatrical world of the 20th century admired. Today, these sketches can become a source of inspiration for the sophisticated members of "Blame The Moon."
"Blame The Moon" is the theme at the 2019 Carnival of Venice, which originates from William Shakespeare's play "Othello (The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice)", in which, the main character speaks of the moon:
"It is the very error of the moon; She comes more nearer earth than she was wont, And makes men mad."
Romantic airy silhouettes, fascinating Oriental motifs or passionate bright imagery from the Hermitage Fine Art collection:
Sketches from famous 20th century theatre, ballet and cinema artists and designers - Léon Bakst, Erté, Georges Annenkov, Pablo Picasso and Konstantin Juon. Read more