Still Life with Table
signed in Cyrillic and dated 67 t.r.
oil on canvas
65.5 by 79.5cm, 25¾ by 31½in.
Original canvas. There are minor abrasions along the edges with a couple of flecks of paint loss. A few scattered flecks of paint loss are visible elsewhere in the composition. There are a few isolated areas of deep cracks, most notably in the corners. There is a layer of surface dirt. Inspection under UV light reveals minor spots of retouching in the top left corner. Unframed.
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Acquired directly from the artist in the late 1960s