Jun 09, 2022 - Sale 2608

Sale 2608 - Lot 60

Price Realized: $ 312
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 350 - $ 500


"Instead of hiding when their husbands had guests, Peter commanded women to come forward and dine with them."

Illustration for page 23 in Stanley's Peter the Great, (New York: Harper Collins; London: Collier Macmillan, 1986). Gouache and tempera on paper. 295x274 mm; 11 3/4x10 3/4 inches. Unsigned. Tipped to window matte.
Provenance: Bush Galleries.
A splendid illustration from Stanley's book about the modernization of Russia by tsar Peter the Great.