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Oskar Rabin

Urban Landscape with Oil Lamp

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Estimate:

12,000

to
- 18,000 GBP

Property from the Estate of Alexis Gregory, sold to benefit the Alexis Gregory Foundation

Oskar Rabin

Oskar Rabin

Urban Landscape with Oil Lamp

Urban Landscape with Oil Lamp

Estimate:

12,000

to
- 18,000 GBP

Starting bid:

12,000

GBP

(0 bids, reserve not met)

Lot closes:

Lot closes:

2 days, 22 hours

2 days, 22 hours

September 21, 01:33 PM (GMT)

September 21, 01:33 PM (GMT)

Property from the Estate of Alexis Gregory, sold to benefit the Alexis Gregory Foundation

Oskar Rabin

1928-2018

Urban Landscape with Oil Lamp


signed in Cyrillic and dated 65 t.r.; further inscribed with a dedication to Alexis Gregory and dated on the reverse

oil and gold leaf on canvas

Canvas: 89 by 108cm, 35 by 42½in.

Framed: 105 by 124cm, 41¼ by 48¾in.

Original canvas which is buckling slightly in places along the edges. There is a canvas buckle to the houses on the right with associated cracks to the paint which are lifting slightly. There are further scattered cracks in places, some of which are raised and show minor associated losses. The most notable ones are below the rooftops on the left and to the flame of the lamp. There are further areas of paint loss to the large scrolls on either side of the lamp, to the lamp itself and a fleck of paint loss in the foreground near the centre of the bottom edge. There are frame abrasions with associated cracks along the edges. There is a light layer of surface dirt. Inspection under UV light reveals no obvious signs of retouching. Framed.


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Acquired directly from the artist by Alexis Gregory