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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 529

    Alexandre Benois (1881-1962)

    Costume design for 'Señor Emmo' from Merezhovsky's 'Tsarevich Aleksei'

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    Alexandre Benois (1881-1962)
    Costume design for 'Señor Emmo' from Merezhovsky's 'Tsarevich Aleksei'
    signed in Cyrillic and dated 'Aleksandr Benua/1919' (lower right), inscribed in Russian 'Señor Emmo' (upper right)
    pencil, brush, black ink and watercolour on paper
    12½ x 9 in. (31.7 x 22.8 cm.)
    There is a drawing of peasants carrying parcels on the verso.


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