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Boris Valentinovich Shcherbakov

In the Fields, Yasnaya Polyana

Boris Valentinovich Shcherbakov

Boris Valentinovich Shcherbakov

In the Fields, Yasnaya Polyana

In the Fields, Yasnaya Polyana

Boris Valentinovich Shcherbakov

1916 - 1996

In the Fields, Yasnaya Polyana


signed in Cyrillic and dated 81 l.r.; further signed, titled Na kalinovom lugu and bearing a Soviet export stamp on the reverse and a Gekkoso Gallery label on the backing board

oil on cardboard

Board: 50 by 79.5cm, 19¾ by 31¼in.

Framed: 70 by 99.5cm, 27½ by 39¼in.

The board is bowed and the edges are slightly uneven. There are abrasions with minor associated paint loss and remnants of gold leaf along the edges. Inspection under UV light reveals no obvious signs of retouching. Framed and glazed.


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