Sergei Chekhonin (1878-1936)
Miniature. Bouquet of flowers
signed in Cyrillic and dated 'S Chekhonin/1925' (lower right); further signed 'Serge Tchekhonine' and inscribed in Russian with title (on the reverse of the mount)
pencil and gouache on paper, on the artist's original washline mount
2½ x 2¼ in. (6.3 x 5.9 cm.)
Acquired directly from Pierre Ino (1909-1989), stepson of the artist, by Alexandre Djanchieff in Paris in the late 1980s.
By descent to the present owner.