Pavel Tchelitchew (Russian, 1898-1957)
Royal Palace - Nightfall, for Rimsky-Korsakov's Coq d'Or, Berlin, 1923
inscribed 'III act' in Cyrillic on the upper margin and 'III aufzug' in German on the lower right margin, outside the painted area; the verso with atelier stamp
gouache and gold-coloured speckles on card
sheet: 48 x 60.5cm (18 7/8 x 23 13/16in).; sight: 38 x 59.5cm (14 15/16 x 23 7/16in).