Heroes of the popularly beloved children’s program “good night, kids!” Stepashka the hare and the pig piggy left on 20 October, with the hammer at the auction organized by the auction house “SOVKOM”.
As writes RIA “Novosti”, two dolls dressed in the fashion of the 1990s years, became part of the lots at the auction of Russian art of the twentieth century. Malyshovogo idols, as noted, took pride of place among the 110 works of the artists-classics of the pre-revolutionary period and the masters of socialist realism.
Estimated value of piggy and stepashky ranged from three to eight thousand dollars. The auction house did not disclose the name of the buyer and the final price.
As reminds Agency, in 1964, when the transfer was first released, it was virtually unknown to the current generation of viewers fast and fumble, then it was joined by Pinocchio and the hare Tepa. Of the current leading first the crew walked the dog Phil, and then there Stepashka, which is believed, became a favorite character of Leonid Brezhnev. Birthday piggy is 10 February 1971.
Telecast three times – in 1997, 2002 and 2003 – was the winner of TEFI in the nomination “Best children’s program”. At various times leading the program was Vladimir Ukhin, Valentina Leontieva, Tatiana Vedeneeva, angelina Vovk, Yuri Nikolaev, and Hmayak Hakobyan. In the current season together with the dolls, puts kids to sleep state Duma Deputy Nikolai Valuev.