Property from a Private Collection, United Kingdom
MSTISLAV VALERIANOVICH DOBUZHINSKY | Two Designs for Platov's Cossacks in Paris
Estimate: 25,000 - 35,000 GBP
MSTISLAV VALERIANOVICH DOBUZHINSKY
Two Designs for Platov's Cossacks in Paris
both signed with a monogram l.l.; further bearing the Akim Tamirov collection stamp on the reverse
ink and watercolour over pencil on paper
each: 42.5 by 59cm, 16¾ by 23¼in.
Collection of Akim Tamirov, USA
Sotheby's London, Russian Art and Paintings, 27 November 2007, lot 197
Platov's Cossacks in Paris was first performed by Nikita Balieff's Chauve-Souris company at the Théâtre de la Madeleine in Paris in the autumn of 1926.