From the private collection of the author, Mr. Hilary Knight, author and illustrator celebrated for his illustrations of the Eloise series of children's books. First Edition. Oversized folio, unpaginated and profuse illustrations in black and white and color. Souvenir program features striking portraits of the Ballets Russes principals, including Danilova, Massine, Bronislava Nijinska, Lichine, Baronova, alongside candid photos onstage and off. Synopses of each ballet are provided, as are full color reproduction of sets and costume designs by luminaries including Bakst, Derain, Lurcat, Benois, Hugo, Gontcharova, and Larionov. Also contains several amusing Art Deco-inspired advertisements, including a Lyse Darcy illustrations for Guerlain.