28 November 2007
Konstantin Andreevich Somov (1869-1939)
A dancing couple
signed and dated 'C. Somov/II.XI.36' (lower left)
pastel on coloured paper
19 11/16 x 14 in. (50 x 35.6 cm.)
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There are two related sketches for the present pastel in Album no. 5, p. 28 (lot 46). The first is executed in pencil and dated 6 November 1936; the second is in coloured pencil and dated 20 November 1936.
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