18 April 2008
Nikolai Konstantinovich Rerikh [Roerich] (1874-1947)
Sketch for a painting
numbered '339' (on the reverse)
tempera on paper laid down on board
4 x 10¼ in. (10 x 26 cm.)
Painted in 1917-1918
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Catalogue, Roerich Museum, Roerich Museum Catalogue, 8th edition, New York, 1930, no 325-420, Sketches for Paintings, 1917-1918 (Finland).
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We would like to thank Gvido Trepsa, Senior Researcher at Nicholas Roerich Museum, New York for his assistance in cataloguing the present lot.
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