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    Sale 5131

    Russian Icons and Pictures Including works by Non-Conformist Artists

    29 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1244

    Igor Snegur (b. 1935)

    Dinner with mannequin

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    Igor Snegur (b. 1935)
    Dinner with mannequin
    signed in Cyrillic and dated 'Snegur/1982' (centre left), signed inscribed in Cyrillic and dated 'Snegur/Moscow/1982/Dinner with mannequin' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    39¼ x 53¼ in. (100 x 135 cm.)


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    Igor Snegur was born in Moscow in 1935. He graduated from the Moscow Poligraphic University in 1964 with a degree in graphics. Snegur participated in the first abstract exhibitions in Moscow in the studio of E. M. Belutin in 1958 to 1960. He was the founder of the well-known group '20 Moscow Artists', which held annual exhibitions on Malaya Gruzinka Street from 1978 to 1988.

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    Provenance

    Purchased directly from the artist by the present owner