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    Sale 7600

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 414

    Sophia Karetnikowa (Russian, 1887-1930)

    Composition suprématiste

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Sophia Karetnikowa (Russian, 1887-1930)
    Composition suprématiste
    oil on panel
    24 7/8 x 15 5/8 in. (63.2 x 39.8 cm.)
    Painted circa 1918


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    Provenance

    The artist's family.
    Anonymous sale, Phillips, London, 4 April 1990.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE HOH COLLECTION


    Exhibited

    Altenburg, Lindenau-Museum, Internationale Sprachen der Kunst: Gemälde, Zeichnungen und Skulpturen der Klassischen Moderne aus der Sammlung Hoh, August - October 1998, no. 46 (illustrated p. 127); this exhibition later travelled to Osnabrück, Kulturgeschichtliches Museum Felix-Nussbaum-Haus, Dortmund, Museum am Ostwall and Nuremberg, Germanisches Nationalmuseum.
    Hamburg, Ernst Barlach Haus, Stiftung Hermann F. Reemtsma, Kunst ohne Grenzen, Werke der internationalen Avantgarde von 1910 bis 1940 aus der Sammlung Hoh, January - April 2005, no. 18 (illustrated p. 39).