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    Sale 7684

    Russian Pictures Including Post-War and Contemporary Art Part II

    26 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 373

    Nikolai Roerich (1874-1947)

    Taklamakan, Chinese Turkestan

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Nikolai Roerich (1874-1947)
    Taklamakan, Chinese Turkestan
    tempera on panel
    6¼ x 17¼ in. (15.8 x 43.8 cm.)
    Painted circa 1925


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    Provenance

    The collection of Louis and Nettie Horch, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1971.


    Pre-Lot Text

    To be sold on behalf of a charitable trust