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    Sale 7684

    Russian Pictures Including Post-War and Contemporary Art Part II

    26 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 366

    Isaak Levitan (1860-1900)

    Hunters trekking through a winter landscape

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Isaak Levitan (1860-1900)
    Hunters trekking through a winter landscape
    signed in Cyrillic, inscribed in Russian and dated 'In fond memory to Peter Alekseevich Amkopov from I. Levitan 20 July 1876' (lower left)
    pencil, watercolour and gouache, heightened with white, on paper
    14 x 10¼ in. (35.6 x 26 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Acquired in Russia in the 1920s.
    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 6 March 1986, lot 159.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF AN AMERICAN COLLECTOR