Pavel Tchelitchew (Russian, 1898-1957) Royal tent, for Rimsky-Korsakov's Coq d'Or, Berlin, 1923 sheet: 48.5 x 62cm (19 1/8 x 24 7/16in).; sight: 39 x 60cm (15 3/8 x 23 5/8in).
Lot 49
Pavel Tchelitchew (Russian, 1898-1957) Royal tent, for Rimsky-Korsakov's Coq d'Or, Berlin, 1923 sheet: 48.5 x 62cm (19 1/8 x 24 7/16in).; sight: 39 x 60cm (15 3/8 x 23 5/8in).
£7,000 - 9,000
US$ 12,000 - 15,000
Auction Details
Pavel Tchelitchew (Russian, 1898-1957) Royal tent, for Rimsky-Korsakov's Coq d'Or, Berlin, 1923 sheet: 48.5 x 62cm (19 1/8 x 24 7/16in).; sight: 39 x 60cm (15 3/8 x 23 5/8in).
Lot Details
Pavel Tchelitchew (Russian, 1898-1957)
Royal tent, for Rimsky-Korsakov's Coq d'Or, Berlin, 1923
inscribed '2nd act' in Cyrillic on the upper margin of the sheet and 'II aufzug' in German on the lower margin, outside the painted area; the verso with atelier stamp
gouache and silver-coloured speckles on card
sheet: 48.5 x 62cm (19 1/8 x 24 7/16in).; sight: 39 x 60cm (15 3/8 x 23 5/8in).

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    Estate of the artist
    With Richard Nathanson, London
    Purchased from the above by the present owner in January 1977

    EXHIBITED:
    London, The Alpine Club, W1, arranged by Richard Nathanson, Pavel Tchelitchew 1898-1957: A Collection of Fifty-four Theatre Designs c. 1919-1923, 13-22 December, 1976, no. 53

    LITERATURE:
    R. Nathanson, Pavel Tchelitchew 1898-1957: A Collection of Fifty-four Theatre Designs c. 1919-1923, The Alpine Club, London, 1976, exhibition catalogue, p.34, no. 53, illustrated
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