30 November 2016 Russian Art Auctions

30 Nov 2016

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


Costume Design for Carmine Gallone's Film "The Lost One"

§ 152. ANNENKOV, GEORGES (1889-1974)

Costume Design for Carmine Gallone's Film "The Lost One", signed twice, once with initials, and titled, further inscribed "Nelly Corradi/"La Traviata"/film de Carmine Gallone" and dated 1947 on the reverse.

Pencil, gouache and tempera on paper, 43.5 by 31 cm (sheet size).
5,000–7,000 GBP


The present lot is part of Annenkov’s series of set and costume designs, produced for the Carmine Gallone 1947 film The Lost One (original title La signora dale camelie) after the Giuseppe Verdi opera La traviata.

Provenance: Private collection, Germany.


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