London, South Kensington
19 September 2007
The Peasant and Bear
signed in pencil, intials MR printed in corner
wood cut on wove paper
images size 13in. (33cm.) x 13½in. (34.5cm.)
with margins, occasional scattered foxing, unexamined out of the frame
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This Russian woodcut was acquired by Gyles Brandreth in Moscow in 1967.
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