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    Sale 7537

    The Somov Collection

    28 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 228

    Konstantin Andreevich Somov (1869-1939)

    The mandolin player and his audience

    Price Realised  

    Konstantin Andreevich Somov (1869-1939)
    The mandolin player and his audience
    signed and dated 'C. Somov/1936' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    13 13/16 x 10 5/8 in. (35.1 x 27.1 cm.)


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    Somov conceived the present composition in 1935. Two large studies of the mandolin player, dated 22 January 1935 and 29 January 1935, can be found in Album no. 4, pp. 61-62 (lot 263).

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