15 Jun 2007
A Half-Length Portrait of Lev Nikolaevitch Tolstoy signed Paul Troubetzkoy, inscribed in Cyrillic and dated 1908.
Bronze, dark brown, green and mid brown patination on a marble base, height 39 cm.
Provenance: Piccolo Collection, Milan, Italy.
Literature: P. Kjellberg, Les Bronzes du X1Xe Siecle, Les Editions de L'Amateur, 1986, p. 629–634.
M. Forrest, Art Bronzes,
Schiffer Publications Ltd, Pennsylvania 1988, p. 354–355.
Alberti Libraio Editor, Paolo Troubetzkoy Scultore, pp.148–149.
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