1. Well, this was yesterday, but still - these prints are gorgeous. Just a sample of the inspiration you can find at the library.

    artprintsphotographsnypl:

    Today, on May 10, 1866, Russian painter and stage designer Leon Bakst was born. Check out some of his costume designs in the Library’s Digital Gallery.

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    I wonder if he was an inspiration to Yoshitaka Amano?
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    I used some of Leon Bakst’s designs for the Mint Museum Library bookmarks that I made :)
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