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    Sale 7440

    Important Russian Pictures

    28 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 417

    Mstislav Valer'ianovich Dobuzhinskii (1875-1957)

    A folder comprising thirty-seven sketches of military uniform circa 1812-1830, three designs for Cromwell; A folder comprising studies for portraits of the artist's family and friends, including nine drawings of the artist's flat dated 1914, twelve prints of a portrait of a girl and a sketch for a House of Artists exhibition poster

    Price Realised  

    Mstislav Valer'ianovich Dobuzhinskii (1875-1957)
    A folder comprising thirty-seven sketches of military uniform circa 1812-1830, three designs for Cromwell; A folder comprising studies for portraits of the artist's family and friends, including nine drawings of the artist's flat dated 1914, twelve prints of a portrait of a girl and a sketch for a House of Artists exhibition poster
    some signed, inscribed and dated
    the majority pencil on paper
    22 x 15 in. (56 x 38 cm.); and smaller (2)


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    Provenance

    Given by the artist to Nikolai Zaretskii, Prague.
    By descent to the present owner.