MacDougall Auctions 7-11 June 2010

7 June 2010

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Poster Design for </i>Knigi dlya detei <i>by B. Zhitkov, Detgiz, Leningrad

* 522. TYRSA, NIKOLAI 1887-1942

Poster Design for Knigi dlya detei by B. Zhitkov, Detgiz, Leningrad late 1920s

Gouache and watercolour on paper, 49.5 by 68.5 cm.
20,000-25,000 pounds

Provenance: Collection of the artist's family.
Private collection, Europe.

Literature: Tyrsa: Novye Materialy. Sobranie sem'i khudozhnika, Moscow, 2007, p. 65, illustated.

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