3 June 2015 Russian Art Auctions

3 June 2015

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Set Design for the Play "Le Pain des Jules"

§ 133. ANNENKOV, GEORGES (1889-1974)

Set Design for the Play "Le Pain des Jules", signed.

Pencil and gouache on paper, 38 by 56.5 cm.
4,000-6,000 GBP

The present lot is a set design for Agne Bastiani’s comedy Le Pain des Jules, staged in 1967 at the Théâtre des Arts Rochechouart, Paris.

Provenance: A gift from the artist to Maria Gromtseff, a theatre costumes’ designer, Paris.
Thence by descent.
Private collection, France.

The work will be included in the forthcoming Annenkov catalogue raisonné being prepared by André and Vladimir Hofmann.

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.