5 June 2019 Important Russian Art Auctions, at Asia House

5 June 2019

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Poster for the A. Granowsky Film “Les nuits moscovites”

§ 163. ANNENKOV, GEORGES (1889–1974)

Poster for the A. Granowsky Film “Les nuits moscovites”, Paris, Bedos & Cie Imprimeurs, c. 1934; signed in the plate.

Colour lithograph on paper, laid on canvas, 163 by 120 cm (canvas size).
3,000–5,000 GBP

Provenance: Private collection, France.

The present lot is a poster for the 1934 Alexis Granowsky’s film Les nuits moscovites after Pierre Benoit’s eponymous novel, produced in Paris with Annenkov’s costume designs and premiered on 21 November 1934.

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