1 - 2 December 2009
Ilya Repin (1844-1930)
A bouquet of flowers
signed in Cyrillic and dated 'I. Repin/1878' (lower left)
oil on paper laid down on board
16½ x 13 in. (42 x 33 cm.)
Painted in 1878
Acquired in Helsinki in the late 1950s.
By direct descent to the present owner.
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I. Grabar', Repin, Moscow, 1937, volume 1, illustrated p. 180 as 'Buket tsvetov'.
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