29 November 2017
Innocence, Hypocrite and Gossiper, signed, also further signed, titled in Georgian and dated 1970 on the reverse, also further signed and titled in Georgian and Russian, dated, and with a signed and dated dedication in Russian on the backing cardboard.
Pencil and crayon on cardboard, 35 by 25 cm.
Provenance: A gift from the artist to the Hungarian writer Mihaly Gergely (1921–2007) in Tbilisi on 18 October 1970 (inscription on the backing cardboard).
Thence by descent.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
Private collection, Europe.
Notes on symbols:
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