IVAN KONSTANTINOVICH AIVAZOVSKY |Sunset over Constantinople
IVAN KONSTANTINOVICH AIVAZOVSKY |Sunset over Constantinople
IVAN KONSTANTINOVICH AIVAZOVSKY |Sunset over Constantinople
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IVAN KONSTANTINOVICH AIVAZOVSKY |Sunset over Constantinople

Estimate: 250,000 - 350,000 GBP

IVAN KONSTANTINOVICH AIVAZOVSKY |Sunset over Constantinople

Estimate: 250,000 - 350,000 GBP
Lot sold:325,000GBP

Description

IVAN KONSTANTINOVICH AIVAZOVSKY

1817-1900

Sunset over Constantinople


signed in Cyrillic and dated 1861 l.l.

oil on canvas

61 by 91cm, 24 by 35¾in.

Condition Report

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Catalogue Note

This unusual composition depicts the outer walls of the Rumelihisari Castle, a 15th century fortress on the European bank of the Bosphorus.



The present work is included in the numbered archive of the artist's work compiled by Gianni Caffiero and Ivan Samarine.


IVAN KONSTANTINOVICH AIVAZOVSKY |Sunset over Constantinople
IVAN KONSTANTINOVICH AIVAZOVSKY |Sunset over Constantinople
Lot Closed