MacDougall Auctions 30 May 2006

30 May 2006

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Strelezkaya Sloboda. Stage design for Khovanshina

175. MALIUTIN, SERGEI 1859-1937

Strelezkaya Sloboda. Stage design for Khovanshina signed and dated 1902, also dated and inscribed on the reverse.

Watercolour on paper, 28 by 36 cm.
4,000-6,000 Pounds

Stage design for Musorgsky's opera Khovanshina, for Mamontov's private opera company, 1897. Maliutin worked on the stage design jointly with V. Vasnetzov and K. Korovin.

Authenticity certificate by E. Zhukova and V. Silaev.

Provenance: the Maliutin archive.

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