Pavel Tchelitchew (Russian, 1898-1957)
Moonlight battle scene, for Rimsky-Korsakov's Coq d'Or, Berlin, 1923
inscribed 'II act' in Cyrillic on the upper margin of the work and 'II act' in German on the lower margin, outside the painted area; the verso with atelier stamp
gouache and silver-coloured speckles on card
sheet: 47 x 63cm (18 1/2 x 24 13/16in).; sight: 40.5 x 61cm. (15 15/16 x 24in).