5 June 2013
Designs for the Frontispiece and Illustration for V. Kaverin's "Skazka o Mit'ke i Mashe, o veselom trubochiste i mastere zolotye ruki", two works.
One pencil and ink, heightened with white, and the other watercolour, heightened with white, on paper, one measuring 15.5 by 13 cm and the other 15.5 by 13.5 cm (paper size).
Executed c. 1939.
Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist's family.
Private collection, Europe.
Related Literature: For the published illustrations, see the frontispiece and p. 35 of V. Kaverin, Skazka o Mit'ke i Mashe, o veselom trubochiste i mastere zolotye ruki, Moscow, Detizdat TsK VLKSM, 1939.
Notes on symbols:
* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
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