29 ноября 2017
Sailors' Restroom, Set Design for the Boris Lavrenev Play "Pesn o chernomortsakh"
Oil and tempera on paper, laid on board, 25 by 40 cm.
The present lot is from Pimenov’s series of set and costume designs for Lavrenev’s play Pesn o chernomortsakh (Song of the Black Sea Sailors), staged in 1952 at the Soviet Army Theatre, Moscow.
Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by T. Pimenova, the artist’s daughter.
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