9 June 2009
Ivan Pokhitonov (1850-1923)
A snow-covered landscape
signed 'I Pokitonow' (lower right) and inscribed in Russian 'To dear Rakhil' Matveevna' (lower left)
oil on panel
4 5/8 x 6 7/8 in. (11.7 x 17.5 cm.)
Gifted by the artist to Auguste Collon (1869-1924) circa 1918, Belgium.
By direct descent to the present owner.
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This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné prepared by Olivier Bertrand.
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