Sergei Chekhonin (1878-1936)
Goat; Bacchus; and Flowers in a basket
the first signed in Cyrillic and inscribed in Greek with title 'Sergei Chekhonin' (lower edge); the second signed with Cyrillic initials 'S. Ch.' (lower edge); the third signed in Cyrillic and inscribed in Russian with title 'Sergei/Chekhonin' (lower edge)
ink, heightened with white, on paper, the first on card, the second hexagonal, framed as two
6¼ x 6½ in. (15.6 x 16.5 cm.) and smaller
Acquired directly from Pierre Ino (1909-1989), stepson of the artist, by Alexandre Djanchieff in Paris in the early 1980s.
By descent to the present owner.