24 April 2009,
Price realised USD 25,000
USD 25,000 - USD 35,000
Nicholas Roerich (1874-1947)
Sketch for Ladoga series
signed with monogram (lower right, incised); numbered '429' (on the reverse)
pastel on paper laid down on board
5¾ x 11¾ in. (14.6 x 29.8 cm.)
Painted in 1918
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We are grateful to Gvido Trepsa and The Roerich Museum, New York, for their assistance with the cataloguing of the present lot.
The Roerich Museum, New York.
Acquired from the above by the father of the current owner, and thence by descent.
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