• Galerie Popoff: An Enduring Pa auction at Christies

    Sale 7677

    Galerie Popoff: An Enduring Passion for Russian Art

    12 - 13 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 496

    Filipp Maliavin (1869-1940)

    Portrait of Leon Trotsky in uniform

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Filipp Maliavin (1869-1940)
    Portrait of Leon Trotsky in uniform
    pencil and coloured pencil on paper
    17½ x 12½ in. (44.5 x 31.8 cm.)


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    For a comparable work, see Drawing of Trotsky in uniform in D. A. Volkogonov, Trotskii: politicheskii portret, vol. 2., Moscow, 1992, p. 412.

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    Provenance

    By direct descent to the artist's daughter Zoe Bounatian.
    Leonardo Benatov.