London, South Kensington
7 July 2000
Il'ia Efimovich Repin (1844-1930)
Saint Nicholas of Myra
signed in Cyrillic and dated 'I.Repin 1884' (lower right)
oil on canvas
193/8 x 15½in. (49.2 x 39.3cm.)
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A study of the saint for the large canvas 'St. Nicholas of Myra delivers the three innocent Men', which Repin finished in 1888.
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