7 Jun 2017
View of Leicester Square, signed.
Pencil, watercolour and gouache on paper, laid on cardboard, 26.5 by 34 cm (paper size).
Provenance: Acquired by the previous owner in New York in the late 1940s.
Thence by descent.
Private collection, USA.
Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the expert V. Petrov.
Related literature: For a sketch of the work, see Konstantin Gorbatov, Moscow, The New Hermitage Museum – One, 2003, p. 164, illustrated.
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