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Aleksandr Iakovlevich Golovin (1863-1930)
Aleksandr Iakovlevich Golovin (1863-1930)

Two costume designs for Ruslan and Liudmila: Arab; and Svetozar

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Aleksandr Iakovlevich Golovin (1863-1930)
Two costume designs for Ruslan and Liudmila: Arab; and Svetozar
one signed in Cyrillic 'A Golov' (lower right) and inscribed with costume notes; one signed in Cyrillic 'A. Golovin' (lower left) and inscribed with costume notes
pencil, black ink and gouache on paper
14½ x 10¾ in. (36.8 x 27.3 cm.); 14 7/8 x 10¾ in. (37.8 x 27.3 cm.) (2)
Provenance
Commissioned by Sergei Diagilev.
Presented as a gift to Sergei Ivanov, Paris.
Thence by descent to Maurizio Mazzocchi, Italy.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
Exhibited
Buenos Aires, Ballets de la Opera de Paris, The Russian Embassy, 20 - 25 December 2003.

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