11 April 1997,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,725
GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
Arkadi Fiodorovich Martirosov (b.1927)
Soldiers in Battle, World War II (Liberation of Novorossiysk)
signed in cyrillic and dated '49, signed again on the reverse, oil on canvas, unframed
45 x 79in. (114 x 199cm.)
Painted in 1949
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Born in Rostov-Don where he studied at the Art School finishing at the Kiev Art Academy. In 1967 he became a Merited Member of the Union of Artists. Many of his works are in private collections and the Fine Art Museum of Rostov-Don.
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