YAKOV GEORGIEVICH CHERNIKHOV
Red and Orange Objects
bearing a Leonard Hutton Galleries label on the backing board
gouache and ink over pencil on paper
30 by 24.5cm, 11¾ by 9½in.
The work is executed on the reverse of a print by the artist. The sheet has discoloured in line with age. There are pinholes in both top corners and to the middle of the bottom edge. There is a layer of surface dirt with spots of dirt in places. Incipient foxing is visible in places. The sheet has been hinged to the mount in two places along the top edge. Held in a simple black wooden frame behind glass. Unexamined out of frame.
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