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    Sale 5131

    Russian Icons and Pictures Including works by Non-Conformist Artists

    29 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1178

    Petr Borisovich Krokhonyatkin (b. 1929)

    A male nude from the side; and A male nude from the back

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    Petr Borisovich Krokhonyatkin (b. 1929)
    A male nude from the side; and A male nude from the back
    signed in Cyrillic 'Krokhonyatkin P.B.' (upper left); the latter signed in Cyrillic 'Krokhonyatkin' and dated '1949' (lower right), also initialled in Cyrillic 'M F' (lower left)
    pencil on paper
    26½ x 15./14 in. (67.4 x 38.7 cm.); and 23 3/8 x 16½ in. (59.5 x 42 cm.)
    two in the lot (2)


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    Petr Borisovich Krokhonyatkin was born near Kastroma in 1929. He graduated from the Yaroslavl Art School in 1949 and from the Surikov Art Academy in the studio of F.P.Reshetnikov and V.G.Tseplakov in 1956. Krokhonyatkin has been a member of the Union of Artists since the mid-1950s. His works have been exhibited throughout Russia; one of the most significant exhibition includes 'All-Union Art Exhibition' which took place in Moscow 1965.

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