11 June 2008
Alexandre Iacovleff (1887-1938)
Portrait of Ezra Khedouri; Four studies of female nudes
Portrait signed, inscribed and dated 'A. Iakovleff/18 Avril/1931' and further signed 'Khedouri Ezra/Scharsach/Bagdad' (lower right); three female studies with artist's stamp (lower right); one female study signed and dated 'A. Iacovleff/1928' (lower right)
sanguine and black chalk; sanguine
20½ x 13¾ in. (52.1 x 35 cm.); and smaller (5)
By direct descent in the artist's family to Luke Alexander Gray.
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