Erté Paintings

Roman Petrovich Tyrtov (1892-1990), better known by his pseudonym, Erté, was born in St.Petersburg, Russia. In 1910 he moved to Paris so he could pursue a career as an artist. Erté is celebrated for his Art Deco costume designs, opera sets, graphic art, and jewelry. He also illustrated for many publications such as the Harper’s Bazaar, which he designed over 200 covers for. Additionally, many of his fashion designs were adopted by Broadway and Cinema. Erté was a highly respected artist and his works have been shown in various exhibitions throughout the world.

Paintings by Erte in Chronological Order:

A Dream Ace Of Clubs Adoration
Amoureuse Aphrodite Applause
Asian Princess At the Ball At the Theatre, Ebony and White
At the Theatre, Melisande At the Theatre, Trapeze Athena
Autumn Autumn Song Bagdad
Beauty and the Beast Black Magic Black Rose
Blossom Umbrella Bon Soir Carnations
Celestial Virtues Celestial Virtues Charleston Couple
Cirse Columbine Compact Vanities
Contessa Coquette Costume for Casanova
Costume for Gaby Deslys Crystal Mask Deception
Design Design for Harper’s Bazar Directoire
Dream Voyage Emotions, Indifference Emotions, Sadness
Evening Night Eyes of Jealousy Fall
Fantasia Feather Gown Fireflies
First Dress Fish Bowl Flames of Love
Freedom and Captivity Furs Ganna Walska in Faust
Ganna Walska in Fedora Giulietta Glamour
Gypsy dancer at the Lido Hapers Bazar Cover Hapers Bazar Cover
Hapers Bazar Cover Heat Her Secret Admirers
June Bride Lafayette Lightness
Love Lovers and Idol Love’s Screen
Madame Butterfly, Heroines Makeup Manhattan Mary 2
Monaco Morning Day Mystere
Nature’s Vanity Nocturne Noon
Ondee Opera Opium/Mah-Jongg
Oriental costume, Folies-Bergere Oriental Tale Pink Lady
Printemps Profile in Pink Flowers Queen of Sheba
Rain Rainbow in Blossom Rendez-Vous
Rigoletto Riviera Rose Gown
Rose Turban Russian Dolls Russian Fairytale
Salome Samson and Delilah Selection of a Heart
Serenade Sheerazade 6 Sheerazade, A Thousand and One Nights
Sheerazade, Calyph’s Concubine Simone Sisters
Sleeping Beauty Spider Web Spring Shadows
Statue of Liberty Stolen Kisses Summer and Winter
Summer Breeze Summer Snow Sunrise
Swept Away The Aces Spades The Bubbles
The Curtain The curtain of I’Hiver The Duel
The End of Romance The Flowered Cape The French Rooster
The Nile The Portrait The Precious Stones, Topaz
The Seven Deadly Sins, Envy The Suitors The Swing
The Wave The Zodiac, Aquarius The Zodiac, Aries
The Zodiac, Cancer The Zodiac, Capricom The Zodiac, Gemini
The Zodiac, Leo The Zodiac, Libra The Zodiac, Pisces
The Zodiac, Sagittarius The Zodiac, Scorpio The Zodiac, Taurus
The Zodiac, Virgo Three Graces Top hats
Traviata Tuxedo Venus
Vintage Wings of Victory Woman and Satyr