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Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky

Shipwreck off the Black Sea Coast

UK: Greenford Park Warehouse

Estimate:

1,200,000

to
- 1,800,000 GBP

Property from a Private European Collection

Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky

Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky

Shipwreck off the Black Sea Coast

Shipwreck off the Black Sea Coast

Estimate:

1,200,000

to
- 1,800,000 GBP

Lot sold:

2,314,000

GBP

Property from a Private European Collection

Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky

1817 - 1900

Shipwreck off the Black Sea Coast


signed in Latin and dated 1887 l.l.; further signed and inscribed Russe on the reverse

oil on canvas

Canvas: 137 by 234cm, 54 by 92in.

Framed: 150 by 247.5cm, 59 by 97½in.

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Condition 9 of the Conditions of Business for Buyers (Studio Sale) is not applicable to this lot. 


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A gift from industrialist and art collector James Fredrik Dickson (1844-1898) to his daughter, Countess Blanche Bonde of Sweden (1865-1960)
Thence by descent to Count Thure Bonde (1908-1998)
Private collection, Portugal, acquired in 1976
Sotheby's London, The Russian Sale, 31 May 2006, lot 19
Private European collection, acquired at the above sale
Sotheby's London, Important Russian Art, 2 June 2014, lot 20
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
G.Caffiero and I.Samarine, Neizvestnyi Aivazovskii: k 200-letiyu so dnya rozhdeniya, Moscow: SLOVO, 2016, pp.236-237 illustrated; p.397 illustrated and listed as CS-1887-010