6 June 2018 Russian Art Auctions

6 June 2018

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Winter Evening in the Forest

122. MESCHERSKY, ARSENY (1834-1902)

Winter Evening in the Forest, signed and dated 1884.

Oil on canvas, 47 by 39 cm.
12,000-18,000 GBP

Provenance: Collection of the merchant Liudvig Kron, St Petersburg (stamp on the stretcher).

Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the expert V. Petrov.

Related literature: For similar work, see Niva, No. 14, 1885, p. 333, illustrated in black and white.
G. Romanov, Tovarishchestvo peredvizhnykh khudozhestvennykh vystavok. 1871–1923 g.g. Entsiklopediia, St Petersburg, Sankt-Peterburg Orkestr, 2003, p. 87, No. 2-137, illustrated in black and white, and listed.

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