MacDougall Auctions 15 June 2007

15 Jun 2007

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


A Half-Length Portrait of Lev Nikolaevitch Tolstoy

37. TROUBETZKOY, PAUL 1866-1938

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.
15,000-20,000 Pounds


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.


Notes on symbols:
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Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
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