Tag Archives: 1911



Eduard Steichen     Auguste Rodin     1911

“What is commonly called ugliness in nature can in art become full of beauty.” Auguste Rodin

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Boston Garter by J. C. Leyendecker, c. 1911.  Source: NYPL

I have a print of this one my bedroom wall.  Just the kind of Edwardian smut my wall needed. 


Nathan Altman – Lady with Dog (Esther Schwartzmann), 1911

Egon Schiele - The Self Seers (Death and Man) – 1911

Leon Bakst – Nijinski as Le Dieu Bleu – 1911


Le Dieu Bleu is a one act ballet by Jean Cocteau and Federigo de Madrazo.  Fokine was the choreographer and music was by Reynaldo Hahn with décor and costume by Leon Bakst.  Le Dieu Bleu premiered May 13, 1912 at Theatre du Chatelet in Paris.

Anna Pavlova – Russian Dance – 1911

Ludwig Hohlwein – 1911

Léon Bakst – La Péri