• Russian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 7772

    Russian Art

    1 - 2 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 408

    Ivan Pokhitonov (1850-1923)

    Le Chasseur

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    Estimate

    Ivan Pokhitonov (1850-1923)
    Le Chasseur
    signed and dated 'I. Pokitonow 85' (lower right); with inscription 'Pokitonow/Le Chasseur' (on a label attached to the cradle)
    oil on board
    6¼ x 10¼ in. (16 x 26.5 cm.)
    Painted in 1885


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    This work was painted near Audois in the south-west of France where the artist worked for a few months in 1885. It will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of Ivan Pokhitonov currently being prepared by Olivier Bertrand as 'Chasseur et chien dans un paysage'.

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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Phillips, London, 21 November 1989, lot 35.
    Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 27 November 1991, lot 94.


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