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    Sale 7440

    Important Russian Pictures

    28 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 408

    Aleksandr Evgen'evich Iakovlev (1887-1938)

    Portrait of an Afghan (illustrated); Three studies of female nudes (one illustrated)

    Price Realised  

    Aleksandr Evgen'evich Iakovlev (1887-1938)
    Portrait of an Afghan (illustrated); Three studies of female nudes (one illustrated)
    the first signed, inscribed and dated '1931/A Iacovleff' (lower left); the three nudes all with artist's stamp
    sanguine and black chalk, one with coloured chalks, on paper
    30 x 22 in. (76.2 x 55.9 cm.); and smaller (2)


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    Provenance

    By direct descent in the artist's family to Luke Alexander Gray.