ВАСНЕЦОВ, Виктор [VASNETSOV, Viktor].

Menu from the Tsar's Coronation.

£4,950

Menu from the Tsar’s Coronation.

Levenson, Moskva, 1896.

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Menu from the Tsar's Coronation.

Description

Commemorative document on the occasion of the coronation of the last Tsar Nicholas II of Russia, which took place on the 14th of May 1896 at the Cathedral of the Assumption in Moscow. The coronation and the handover of the imperial insignia are represented, as well as the ritual presentation of bred and salt by the people of Russia. Designed by Viktor Vasnetsov and printed by A.A. Levenson.

Description

Lithograph with text in gilt (92.4 x 33 cm), signed in Cyrillic and dated lower left in plate; upper left corner slightly chipped.

Provenance: Baron Ruprecht Böcklin of Böcklinsau, Castle Balthasar in Rust.

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Stock ID: 90747