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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 535

    Alexandre Benois (1881-1962)

    Costume design for a butler in Merezhovsky's 'Tsarevich Aleksei'

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    Estimate

    Alexandre Benois (1881-1962)
    Costume design for a butler in Merezhovsky's 'Tsarevich Aleksei'
    signed in Cyrillic 'Aleksandr Benua' (lower right)
    pencil, pen, brush, black ink, watercolour and gouache on paper
    12¼ x 8½ in. (31 x 21.6 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 13 Dec 1995, lot 132 (part).