Alexander Nikolaevich Benois (b. St. Petersburg 1870, d. Paris 1960)

“La belle au bois dormant, prologue”. A stage set design for the prologue of »The Sleeping Beauty«, the ballet by Piotr Ilich Tchaikovsky. Signed Alexander Benois and inscribed by the artist with the title in French. Tempera and mixed media on cardboard. 60.5×75 cm. Unframed. Technical examination report from 2019 enclosed. (2).

Provenance: Private European collection.

This lot is subject to Artist's Royalty.
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Russian art & antiques, 2 December 2021


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