26 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 12,500
Estimate GBP 15,000 - GBP 25,000
Ivan Pokhitonov (1850-1923)
signed 'I Pokhitonow' (lower right); dated in Russian '17 March 1890' (lower left)
oil on panel
box 4¼ x 5 7/8 x 1 5/8 in. (10.8 x 15 x 4.2 cm.)
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This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné prepared by Olivier Bertrand.
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Gifted by the artist to the grandfather of the present owner.
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