London: Geoffrey Bles, 1939. First edition. Folio (12 ½ x 10 inches). 96 black-and-white portraits, each tipped to mount with letterpress caption, including frontispiece. Original two-toned white and blue cloth, deckle edges preserved. Pale dampstains on rear cover, spine toned; light spotting to endleaves, marginal stain on dedication leaf, else.....
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New York: . Folio (12 x 9.5 inches). Profusely illustrated. Pictorial wrappers. Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo was an influential ballet company founded by René Blum and Colonel Vassily de Basil in 1933. Includes numerous advertisements of Art Deco-inspired design, including Helena Rubinstein, Lanvin, Guerlain, and Pinaud.