ILLUSTRATION FROM THE FAIRYTALE THE WATER KING AND VASILISSA THE WISE
Ivan Yakovlevich Bilibin
Signed in Latin and with initials in Cyrillic and dated 1931 l.r.; further inscribed with the artist's name and address in Latin, titled Wassilissa la très sage (choix de la financée) on reverse
watercolour with gouache over pencil on paper
image size: 27 by 22.25cm., 10 1/2 by 8 3/4in.