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    Sale 7440

    Important Russian Pictures

    28 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 205

    After Lev Ivanovich Kil' [Kiel] (1790-1851)

    Uniforms of the Imperial Russian Army (Rovinskii 1-7, 9-12, 15-16, 18, 20, 22-24, 26, 28-30, 32-33, 35, 37-38, 45, 51, 64, 65, 68)

    Price Realised  

    After Lev Ivanovich Kil' [Kiel] (1790-1851)
    Uniforms of the Imperial Russian Army (Rovinskii 1-7, 9-12, 15-16, 18, 20, 22-24, 26, 28-30, 32-33, 35, 37-38, 45, 51, 64, 65, 68)
    35 aquatint plates, 31 with hand-colouring, by Kolpakov, Paul and Levachez, from the series of 73, published St Petersburg, 1815-20, of the second edition with corrections to the captions, with margins, no.1 trimmed to plate-mark, and one additional hand-coloured plate, some spotting and dust-soiling, loose in 20th-century cloth box (35)


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    Provenance

    Alexandre Sementchenkoff Collection; Christie's, London, 22 October 1987, lot 544.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR