Lot 114
  • 114

Alexander Sitnikov

Estimate
10,000 - 15,000 GBP
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Description

  • Alexander Sitnikov
  • temptation
  • signed and titled in Cyrillic and dated 76 on the reverse
  • oil on canvas
  • 84 by 69cm., 33 by 27in..

Provenance

Acquired directly from the artist by the previous owner

Condition

Original canvas. There is a layer of light surface dirt and some light abrasion to the very edges of the canvas. There are deposits of gold paint in places approximately 0.5cm along the edges, probably as a result of abrasion against a gold painted frame. UV light reveals no retouching. Unframed.
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