28 Nov 2018 Important Russian Art Auctions, at Asia House

28 November 2018

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

In the Garden

† 47. SOFRONOVA, ANTONINA (1892–1966)

In the Garden, signed and dated 1950, also further signed, titled in Cyrillic and dated on the reverse.

Oil on canvas, 47.5 by 53.5 cm.
20,000-30,000 GBP

Provenance: Acquired from the artist’s daughter by the present owner in Moscow, c. 1990.
Private collection, UK.

Related Literature: For similar work, see M. Bown, A Dictionary of Twentieth Century Russian and Soviet Painters, 1900–1980s, London, Izo, 1998, p. 298, illustrated.

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§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
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