Live Auction

The March 2023 Auctions: Day 2

Fri, Mar 17, 2023 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1225

Anatoliy Shapiro (Russian-American, 20th C.) Tempera On Masonite, 1990, Sketch For The Play 'Lolita', H 22'' W 28.5''

Estimate: $200 - $400

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$30 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$900 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$150,000 $10,000
Monogrammed and dated in the lower right. Sketch for the play "Lolita" for the St. Petersburg Theater of the Drama and Comedy. After emigrating to the United States, Mr. Shapiro also worked as a professor at Wayne State University and the College of Creative Studies, Detroit, MI. Framed H 25.5, W 31". Bearing a paper label in Cyrillic on the verso.


Good condition with no losses. Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles specialists. Should you have any additional questions regarding the condition of this lot, please email conditions@dumouchelles.com.