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Dobuzhinsky, Mstislav.
Original artwork: Costume design for the play "Performance on Robin and Marion" in Starinny Theater (St. Petersburg).
[St. Petersburg, 1907].

Watercolor, gouache and pencil on paper. 13-3/8 x 9-1/4. Certified. The first theater work by the artist. [Dobuzhinsky, Mstislav (1875-1957): the famous Russian and Lithuanian artist. Graphic artist, painter, theater artist. Studied in Munich. One of major artists of "World of Art". Emigrated in 1925, from 1939 lived in the United States. Exhibited in 1919 (Petrograd) with Al'tman, Boris Grigoriev, Roerich; in 1922 (Berlin) with Archipenko, Burliuk, Chagall, Gabo, Kliun, Klutsis, Lissitzky, Malevich, Puni (Pougny), Rozanova, Stepanova, Tatlin; in 1923 (Petrograd) with Chernikhov, Filonov, Larionov I.; in 1924 (New York) with Bakst, Chekhonin; in 1925 (Paris) with Annenkov, Kandinsky, Mayakovsky, Popova, Rodchenko, Stenberg, Stepanova, Ilia Zdanevich; in 1929 (Copenhagen) with Benois, Somov; etc.]

Item ID: 01466A


Fine Costume Stage design Scenery "World of Art" U.S.A. U.S. Lithuanian Leningrad St-Petersburg Petrograd Culture Theater Theatre Drawing Russian Russia Soviet USSR Emigree Émigré Dobuzhinsky Avant-garde Modernism Modern Cubism 1910's 1920's 1930's
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