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    Sale 7684

    Russian Pictures Including Post-War and Contemporary Art Part II

    26 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 485

    Ilya Chichkan (b. 1967)

    Psychodarwinism in Yalta

    Price Realised  

    Ilya Chichkan (b. 1967)
    Psychodarwinism in Yalta
    signed and dated 'Chichkan 2008' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    63 x 76¾ in. (160 x 195 cm.)
    Painted in 2008


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    Ilya Chichkan, grandson of the famous Ukrainian artist, Social Realist Leonid Chichkan, and son of Non-conformist Arkadii Chichkan, is one of the brightest stars of the 'new wave' of modern art. His most popular project to date is the series Psychodarwinism (2006-2008).

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    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist by the present owner.


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