Balieff's Chauve-Souris of Moscow by: Oliver M. Saylor, text; Serge Soudeikine illus.
Softcover. New York , Dancey-Davis, 1st, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Original illustrated wrappers; quarto (9.25 x 12.25 inches); 32 pages. Color illustrations and black and white photos. Program for Balieff's Chauve-Souris Bat Theatre. Center section is a Ralph Barton illustration of prominent audience members as seated in the theatre. The list is too long to present here, but it includes such luminaries as: Al Jolson, Irving Berlin; John Barrymore; Anna Pavlowa; Theodore Roosevelt; Conde Nast; Charles Dana Gibson; Lillian Gish; Ring Lardner; Flo Ziegfeld; Robert C. Benchley; Fanny Hurst, and Eugene O'Neill. Cover design and numerous color illustrations by Serge Sudeikine (Sergei Sudeikin), with work also by Nicolas Remizoff (Nikolai Remizov). Undated. An extravagently conceived announcement for the first tour in New York for 17 months under the auspices of C.Ray Comstock & Morris Guest, it is a fine document of costume and theatre design by two of the preeminent Russian avant-garde artists.