Property from a Private European Collection
November 26, 01:34 PM GMT
30,000 - 50,000 GBP
IVAN KONSTANTINOVICH AIVAZOVSKY
SAILING SHIP ON A CALM SEA BY MOONLIGHT
signed with initial l.r.; further signed in Cyrillic on the reverse and dated 1897 on the stretcher
oil on canvas
16.5 by 14cm, 6½ by 5½in.
The present work is included in the numbered archive of the artist's work compiled by Gianni Caffiero and Ivan Samarine.
G.Caffiero and I.Samarine, Seas, Cities and Dreams: The Paintings of Ivan Aivazovsky, London: Alexandria Press, 2000, p.235, p.170 illustrated
G.Caffiero and I.Samarine, Light, Water and Sky: The Paintings of Ivan Aivazovsky, London: Alexandria Press, 2012, p.323 illustrated and listed as CS-1897-002
G.Caffiero and I.Samarine, Neizvestnyi Aivazovskii: k 200-letiyu so dnya rozhdeniya, Moscow: SLOVO, 2016, p.278 illustrated; p.416 illustrated and listed as CS-1897-002