MacDougall's Russian Art Auctions 1 December 2011

1 December 2011

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Stage Design for "King Lear"

430. DOBUZHINSKY, MSTISLAV (1875-1957)

Stage Design for "King Lear", signed, inscribed "King Lear" in Lithuanian and dated 1936.

Black ink and gouache on paper, 35 by 49 cm.
1,500-2,000 GBP

Executed in London in January 1936 for a production of Shakespeare’s King Lear in Kaunas, Lithuania.

Provenance: Important private collection, Germany.

Photocertificate from G. Chugunov.

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.