30 May 2020
Hamlet, signed and dated “24 iiulia 1887 g”.
Oil on canvas, 32 by 53 cm.
Provenance: Possibly, acquired at the XVI vystavka Tovarishchestva peredvizhnykh khudozhestvennykh vystavok by A. G. Rubinshtein.
Important private collection, Europe.
Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the expert V. Petrov.
Exhibited: Possibly, XVI vystavka Tovarishchestva peredvizhnykh khudozhestvennykh vystavok, St Petersburg, Moscow, Kharkov, Poltava, Odessa, Kiev, Warsaw, 28 February 1888–5 February 1889.
Possibly, XVII vystavka Tovarishchestva peredvizhnykh khudozhestvennykh vystavok, St Petersburg, Moscow, Astrakhan, Saratov, Kharkov, Poltava, Odessa, Kiev, 26 February 1889–3 January 1890.
Literature: Possibly, G. Romanov, Tovarishchestvo peredvizhnykh khudozhestvennykh vystavok. 1871–1923. Entsiklopediia, St Petersburg, Sankt-Peterburg Orkestr, 2003, p. 111, No. 5–52, listed; p. 118, No. 4–62, listed.
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