Vaslav Nijinsky

Photograph Photograph

Maurice Charpentier-Mio (1881-1976). Plaques based on Le Spectre de la Rose, cast in 1911. Bronze. Uncatalgoued figurines.
Gift of Carl Taggersell, 2005.

Series of bronze plaques by Maurice Charpentier-Mio based on Le Spectre de la Rose

The French artist Maurice Charpentier-Mio worked successfully in a number of media, including watercolor, pastel, plaster sculpture, and bronze relief. These reliefs depict Vaslav Nijinsky in his favorite role, accompanied by Tamara Karsavina as the Young Girl.