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    Sale 7601

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 231

    El Lissitzky (1890-1941)

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    El Lissitzky (1890-1941)
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    gouache, watercolour, brush and ink and pencil on paper
    5½ x 5¾ (14 x 14.6 cm.)
    Executed circa 1921


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    Provenance

    Annely Juda Fine Art, London (no. LEL 8).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1978.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION


    Exhibited

    Hanover, Sprengel Museum, Staatliche Galerie Moritzburg Halle, El Lissitzky 1890-1941, Retrospektive, May - July 1988, no. 39 (illustrated fig. 75, p. 107).