LANDSCAPE WITH REFLECTION
signed in Cyrillic and dated 74 t.l.; further titled, numbered 592 and dated on the reverse
Canvas: 23¼ by 31½in., 60 by 80cm
Framed: 28 by 36in., 71 by 91.5cm
Original canvas which is buckling slightly throughout. There are pin holes to the corners with associated paint loss. Paint shrinkage is visible in the house and in other isolated spots. There is a light layer of surface dirt. Inspection under UV shows an uneven varnish layer but no apparent signs of retouching. Held in a simple silver-colored frame.
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Christie's New York, Russian Art, 24 April 2009, lot 380
Christie's New York, Russian Art, 23 April 2010, lot 38