MacDougall Auctions 15 June 2007

15 June 2007

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


* 215. KROPIVNITSKY, LEV 1922-1995

Ritual signed and dated 1966.

Oil on canvas, 90 by 70 cm.
20,000-30,000 Pounds

Lev Kropivnitsky was the son of the Lianozovo “patriarch” Yevgeny Kropivnitsky and Olga Potapova. Following his arrest in 1946, he turned to abstract art, in prison camp in Kazakhstan.

See written catalogue for full information.

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