11 June 2008
Igor Ershov (1916-1985)
A group of eleven illustrations for the Khorovod book of Russian fairytales
some inscribed with editor's notes
pencil, watercolour and gouache on paper
13 5/8 x 23½ in. (34.5 x 59.7 cm.); and smaller
Painted in 1968
By direct descent in the artist's family to the present owner.
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Please note that this group is unframed.
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