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Auction: Russian Art
was auctioned on: 29 November 2010
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Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)

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Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000
ca. US$7,987 - US$11,181
Price realised:  £9,375
ca. US$14,975
Lot number 82, Views: 80

Alexandre Benois (1870-1960)
Two costume designs for Petrushka : An elegant lady and her son; and The first barrel-organ player
Alexandre Benois (1870-1960) Two costume designs for Petrushka : An elegant lady and her son; and The first barrel-organ player the first signed 'Alexandre Benois' (lower centre), inscribed 'Album de Petrik Lieven/Petrouchka' (upper left), further inscribed 'Une Dame/élégante/et/son fils' (upper right): the second signed 'Alexandre Benois' (centre left), inscribed 'Album de Petrik Lieven/Petrouchka' (upper left), further inscribed 'Premier/joueur de/l'orgue/de/Barbarie' (upper right) pencil, ink and watercolour on paper the first 9 x 6½ in. (22.9 x 16.5 cm.); the second 8½ x 6 in. (21.6 x 14.3 cm.) (2)

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: Russian Art
Date of the auction: 29 Nov 2010
Address: Christie's
29 November 2010, London, King Street