25 November 2003
SERGEI VASIL'EVICH CHEKHONIN (1878-1936)
Costume design for 'In 1825'
signed in Cyrillic and dated Sergei Chekhonin 1925
pencil and watercolour on paper
12½x7 3/8in. (31.6x18.7cm)
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The costume designs were executed in 1825 for the piece 'In 1825' written by N.A.Venksteen for the centenary of the Decembrist uprising.
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