5 June 2013 Russian Art Auctions

5 Jun 2013

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Cover Design for S. Marshak's "Skazka ob umnom myshonke"

* 556. LEBEDEV, VLADIMIR (1891-1967)

Cover Design for S. Marshak's "Skazka ob umnom myshonke", Moscow, Detgiz, 1962.

Pencil and watercolour, heightened with white, on paper, 32 by 24.5 cm.
8,000–12,000 GBP


Executed c. 1962.

Provenance: Private collection, Europe.

Related Literature: For an earlier version, see S. Marshak, Skazka ob umnom myshonke, Moscow, Detgiz, 1956.


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