Russian Art

Christie's
3 December 2009, London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 03.12.2009

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Filipp Maliavin (1869-1940)

Filipp Maliavin (1869-1940)
A meeting of two sleighs
Filipp Maliavin (1869-1940) A meeting of two sleighs signed 'Ph Maliavine' (lower left) coloured pencils and crayon on paper 13 x 16½ in. (33 x 42 cm

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Andrei Egorov (1878-1954)

Andrei Egorov (1878-1954)
A water carrier in winter
Andrei Egorov (1878-1954) A water carrier in winter signed 'A. Egoroff.' (lower left) pencil and gouache on paper laid down on card 12 x 9¾ in. (30.3 x 25 cm

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Filipp Maliavin (1869-1940)

Filipp Maliavin (1869-1940)
A Russian maid
Filipp Maliavin (1869-1940) A Russian maid signed with Cyrillic initials 'F. M.' (lower right) pencil on paper 11¾ x 14¼ in. (30 x 36.3 cm

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Frants Roubaud (1856-1928)

Frants Roubaud (1856-1928)
A steamboat on the Black Sea
Frants Roubaud (1856-1928) A steamboat on the Black Sea signed 'F. Roubaud' (lower right) oil on canvas 27¼ x 39¾ in. (69.2 x 101 cm

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Manner of Ivan Aivazovsky

Manner of Ivan Aivazovsky
Sevastopol
Manner of Ivan Aivazovsky Sevastopol with initial 'A' (lower right) oil on canvas 11 x 14½ in. (28 x 36.8 cm

Lot #: 4 A

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Yuli Klever (1882-1942)

Yuli Klever (1882-1942)
Pine forest
Yuli Klever (1882-1942) Pine forest signed in Cyrillic and dated '1911/Iu. Klever' (lower right) oil on canvas 21 x 27½ in. (53.5 x 70 cm

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Grand Duchess Olga (1882-1960)

Grand Duchess Olga (1882-1960)
Wildflowers in a red vase
Grand Duchess Olga (1882-1960) Wildflowers in a red vase signed 'Olga' (lower right) watercolour on paper laid down on card 8¾ x 8½ in. (22 x 21.5 cm

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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P. Letnyov (19th Century)

P. Letnyov (19th Century)
Caravan
P. Letnyov (19th Century) Caravan signed 'P. Letnyov' (lower right) oil on canvas 18½ x 31½ in. (47 x 79.5 cm

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Paul Mak (1891-1967)

Paul Mak (1891-1967)
Cavalier
Paul Mak (1891-1967) Cavalier signed and dated 'Mak/1943' (lower right) pencil, charcoal and gouache on paper 13¼ x 8½ in. (33.7 x 21.5 cm

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Léon Bakst (1866-1924)

Léon Bakst (1866-1924)
Set design for 'Judith'
Léon Bakst (1866-1924) Set design for 'Judith' signed with Cyrillic initials 'AB' and inscribed extensively in Russian (lower left), inscribed 'Judith' (upper left) pencil and watercolour on paper laid down on board 9 x 11½ in. (22.6 x 29.3 cm

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)

Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)
Two costume designs for 'The Nutcracker': Harlequin and Columbine
Alexandre Benois (1870-1960) Two costume designs for 'The Nutcracker': Harlequin and Columbine the first signed and dated 'Alexandre/Benois/VI. 1940' (lower right), inscribed 'Casse Noisette' (upper left

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)

Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)
Costume design for 'Le Pavillon d'Armide': Prisoner
Alexandre Benois (1870-1960) Costume design for 'Le Pavillon d'Armide': Prisoner signed 'Alexandre Benois' (lower left) and inscribed 'Le Pavillon/d'Armide/Un chevalier/prisonnier' (upper right) pencil, ink and gouache

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)

Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)
Costume design for 'Le Pavillon d'Armide': Clown
Alexandre Benois (1870-1960) Costume design for 'Le Pavillon d'Armide': Clown inscribed in Russian with costume notes pencil, ink and gouache, heightened with white and gold, on paper 13½ x 9½ in. (34 x 24 cm

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)

Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)
Costume design for 'Petrouchka': Second street dancer
Alexandre Benois (1870-1960) Costume design for 'Petrouchka': Second street dancer signed and dated 'Alexandre/Benois/1957' (lower left), inscribed 'Pétrouchka' (upper left), numbered and inscribed

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)

Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)
Costume design for 'Petrouchka'; First street dancer
Alexandre Benois (1870-1960) Costume design for 'Petrouchka'; First street dancer signed and dated 'Alexandre/Benois/1957' (lower right), inscribed 'Pétrouchka' (upper left), further inscribed 'La Première/Danseuse

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)

Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)
Costume design for Nijinksy as 'Petrouchka'
Alexandre Benois (1870-1960) Costume design for Nijinksy as 'Petrouchka' signed 'Alexandre Benois' (lower right) and inscribed 'Pétrouchka' (upper left); further inscribed 'Pétrouchka/pour M. Nijinsky' (upper right) pencil, ink

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)

Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)
Costume design for 'Petrouchka': Nursemaid with a blue Kokoshnik
Alexandre Benois (1870-1960) Costume design for 'Petrouchka': Nursemaid with a blue Kokoshnik signed and dated 'Alexander/Benois/1957' (lower left), inscribed with costume notes pencil, ink, watercolour and

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)

Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)
Costume design for 'Petrouchka': Nursemaid with a pink Kokoshnik
Alexandre Benois (1870-1960) Costume design for 'Petrouchka': Nursemaid with a pink Kokoshnik signed and dated 'Alexandre Benois/1957' (lower left), inscribed 'Pétrouchka' (upper left), numbered 'N16

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)

Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)
Costume design for 'Petrouchka': The Moor
Alexandre Benois (1870-1960) Costume design for 'Petrouchka': The Moor signed with initials 'AB' (lower right) and inscribed with costume notes pencil, wax crayon, ink and gouache on paper 15 x 10 in. (38 x 26 cm

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Natalia Goncharova (1881-1962)

Natalia Goncharova (1881-1962)
Designs for the stage wings of 'Le Coq d'Or'
Natalia Goncharova (1881-1962) Designs for the stage wings of 'Le Coq d'Or' signed 'N. Goncharova' (upper right, lower left and lower right respectively) pencil, watercolour and gouache on card each; 21¼ x 7¼ in. (54 x 18.5

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Léon Bakst (1866-1924)

Léon Bakst (1866-1924)
Woman in a cloche hat
Léon Bakst (1866-1924) Woman in a cloche hat signed 'Bakst' (lower right) pencil on paper 12¼ x 9½ in. (31 x 24 cm

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Vsevolod Sulimo-Samuilo (1903-1965)

Vsevolod Sulimo-Samuilo (1903-1965)
In the library
Vsevolod Sulimo-Samuilo (1903-1965) In the library pencil and ink on paper 10¼ x 7¼ in. (26 x 18.5 cm

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Pavel Chmaroff (1874-1955)

Pavel Chmaroff (1874-1955)
Portrait of a young woman
Pavel Chmaroff (1874-1955) Portrait of a young woman signed 'Chmaroff' (upper right) oil on canvas 28¾ x 19¾ in. (73 x 50 cm

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Ludolfs Liberts (1895-1959)

Ludolfs Liberts (1895-1959)
Paris
Ludolfs Liberts (1895-1959) Paris signed 'Liberts' (lower right) oil on canvas 29¾ x 25 in. (78.5 x 63.5 cm

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Georges Lapchine (1885-1951)

Georges Lapchine (1885-1951)
The south of France
Georges Lapchine (1885-1951) The south of France signed 'G. Lapchine' (lower right) oil on board 13¾ x 10¾ in. (35 x 27.3 cm

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Ludolfs Liberts (1895-1959)

Ludolfs Liberts (1895-1959)
At the harbour
Ludolfs Liberts (1895-1959) At the harbour signed 'L. Liberts' (lower right) oil on board 17½ x 23½ in. (44.5 x 59 cm

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £2,000 - £4,000

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Leonid and Rimma Brailowsky (1867-1937 and 1877-1958)

Leonid and Rimma Brailowsky (1867-1937 and 1877-1958)
The Cathedral of St. Sophia, Kiev
Leonid and Rimma Brailowsky (1867-1937 and 1877-1958) The Cathedral of St. Sophia, Kiev signed 'R Braïlowsky' (lower left) and 'L Braïlowsky' (lower right) oil, heightened with gold and silver, on board 10 x 12

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Boris Pastoukhoff (1894-1974)

Boris Pastoukhoff (1894-1974)
Still life with poppies
Boris Pastoukhoff (1894-1974) Still life with poppies signed 'Pastoukhoff' (lower left) and dated '1966' (lower right) oil on canvas 16 x 13 in. (41 x 33 cm

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Nikolai Tarkhov (1871-1930)

Nikolai Tarkhov (1871-1930)
Girl with cat
Nikolai Tarkhov (1871-1930) Girl with cat signed 'N. Tarkhoff' (lower left) oil on card laid down on canvas 10¾ x 13¾ in. (27 x 35 cm

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 3 Dec 2009

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Michel Kikoine (1892-1968)

Michel Kikoine (1892-1968)
Still life with gladioli
Michel Kikoine (1892-1968) Still life with gladioli signed 'Kikoine' (lower right) oil on canvas 28¾ x 21 in. (73 x 53.8 cm

Lot #: 36 A

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 3 Dec 2009