2 June 2014
Pavel Tchelitchew (1898-1957)
Portrait of the young Obolensky
signed, inscribed and dated 'P Tchelitchew/32/N.Y.C.' (lower right)
ink, watercolour and gouache on paper
19 x 12½ in. (48.3 x 31.8 cm.)
Executed in 1932
Prince Serge Obolensky (1890-1978) and Ava Alice Muriel Astor (1902-1956).
By descent to the present owner.
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Exhibition catalogue, Pavel Tchelitchew, New York, 1964, listed p. 60, no. 117.
New York, Pavel Tchelitchew, Gallery of Modern Art, 20 March-19 April 1964, no. 117.
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