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    Sale 5131

    Russian Icons and Pictures Including works by Non-Conformist Artists

    29 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1197

    Mstislav Valer'ianovich Dobuzhinsky (1875-1957)

    The Woodcutter's Wife from 'Hansel and Gretel'

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Mstislav Valer'ianovich Dobuzhinsky (1875-1957)
    The Woodcutter's Wife from 'Hansel and Gretel'
    signed with initials and dated 'MD/1939' (lower left), inscribed 'Hansel & Gretel' (upper left)
    pencil, pen, black ink, gouache and silver paint on paper
    13 x 8¾ in. (33 x 22.2 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Gift of the artist to his niece, Ewa Totwen
    Acquired from the family of the above by the present owner