21 June 2023
Costume Design for Pyotr with Cane in "The Power of the Fiend", signed, inscribed in Cyrillic, numbered "N I" and dated 1919.
Pencil and watercolour on paper, laid on cardboard, 33 by 21 cm (image size).
Provenance: Collection of Fedor Ivanovich Chaliapin.
Russian Pictures, Sotheby's London, 19 November 2003, lot 160.
Acquired at the above auction by the present owner.
Private collection, UK.
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