6 June 2018
L'Art Décoratif Théâtral Moderne , Paris, La Cible, 1919, an album with twelve pages, a paper cover, eleven loose pochoir plates, five of which are double-page and folded, and eleven colour lithographs, eight of which are attached to the text pages and three are loose and mounted on paper.
Inscribed by M. Larionov with a signed and dated dedication, and with his signed pencil drawing on the half-title.
No. 403 from an edition of 515 copies.
Provenance: A gift from Mikhail Larionov to Clive Bell (1881–1964), an art critic and brother-in-law of Virginia Woolf (inscription on the half-title).
Collection of Clive Bell, UK.
Thence by descent to the previous owner.
Private collection, Europe.
Notes on symbols:
* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
† Indicates Standard VAT scheme applies, and the rate of 20% VAT will be charged on both hammer price and premium.