15 October 2020
Still Life with Flowers, signed and dated 1933.
Oil on canvas, 74 by 54 cm.
Provenance: With Ilya Repin Leningrad Institute for Painting, Sculpture and Architecture, Leningrad, c. 1955 (inscription on the reverse).
Acquired by Karl-August Fagerholm, Speaker of the Parliament and Prime Minister of Finland (1948–1950, 1956–1957 and 1958–1959), in 1957.
Thence by descent.
Private collection, Finland.
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