Introduction
Alexandre Nikolayevich Benois (Russian: Алекса́ндр Никола́евич Бенуа́, also spelled Alexander Benois; 3 May [O.S. 21 April] 1870, Saint Petersburg – 9 February 1960, Paris) was a Russian artist, art critic, historian, preservationist, and founding member of Mir iskusstva (World of Art), an art movement and magazine. As a designer for the Ballets Russes under Sergei Diaghilev, Benois exerted what is considered a seminal influence on the modern ballet and stage design.
Wikidata
Q319861
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Nationalities
French, Parisian, Russian
Gender
Male
Roles
Artist, Author, Art Historian, Critic, Graphic Artist, Painter
Names
Alexandre Benois, Alexander Benois, Alexander Nikolaivitch Benois, Alexandre Nikolaevic Benois, Alexandre Nikolaevič Benois, Aleksandr Benua, Aleksandr Nikolayevich Benua, Aleksandr Nikolaevich Benois, Aleksandr Nikolaevich Benua
Ulan
500009577
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