4 June 2014
Book Illustration, signed with initials and dated 1912.
Ink and gouache, heightened with white, on paper, 29 by 22 cm.
Provenance: A gift from the artist to Nikolai Zaretsky, artist and wartime director of the Russian Cultural Museum in Prague, c. 1945.
Thence by descent to the previous owner.
Private collection, USA.
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