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    Sale 5954

    Russian Art

    11 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 9

    Konstantin Korovin (1861-1939)

    Costume design for 'Nereid' from 'The little humpbacked Horse'

    Price Realised  

    Konstantin Korovin (1861-1939)
    Costume design for 'Nereid' from 'The little humpbacked Horse'
    signed with Cyrillic initials 'Kor' (lower right), inscribed in Russian 'The little humpbacked Horse/Nereid' (upper edge)
    pencil and gouache on paper
    14½ x 8¼ in. (36.8 x 21 cm.)
    and two similar costume designs - 'Khan's servant' and 'Sturgeon' from the same production by the same artist. (3)


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