26 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 23,750
Estimate GBP 15,000 - GBP 20,000
Apollinarii Vasnetsov (1856-1933)
Stage design for Rimskii-Korsakov's opera The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh
signed in Cyrillic 'A. Vasnetsov' (lower right)
black ink, watercolour and gouache on board
7¾ x 15¼ in. (19.7 x 38.7 cm.)
Painted in 1906
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