Lot 353
  • 353

Stepan Fedorovich Kolesnikov

Estimate
18,000 - 22,000 USD
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Description

  • Stepan Fedorovich Kolesnikov
  • Maundy Thursday
  • signed S. Kolesnikoff (lower right); stamped with artist's name in Cyrillic and bears title in Cyrillic with inscription S. Kolesnikoff Belgrade 1933 (on the reverse)
  • oil on board
  • 15 by 18 1/4 in.
  • 38 by 46.5 cm

Provenance

Private Collection, Yugoslavia, circa 1946 (acquired directly from the artist)
Private Collection, United States

Catalogue Note

This work is titled Chistyie Chetverg in Russian, translating to Maundy Thursday, Holy Thursday or Thursday of Mysteries in English. A Christian holy day, it falls on the Thursday before Easter and commemorates the Last Supper of Jesus Christ with the Apostles.

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