Russian Art + NFT Auction

10 June 2021

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Lady with Lapdog

* 129. SOMOV, KONSTANTIN (1869–1939)

Lady with Lapdog, signed and dated 1927.

Watercolour, heightened with white, on paper, laid on cardboard, 5 by 4.5 cm.
5,000–7,000 GBP

Provenance: Raydon Gallery, New York.
Private collection, USA.

Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the expert O. Glebova.

Related literature: For the later version of the work, see L. Salmina-Haskell, Russian Paintings and Drawings in the Ashmolean Museum by Larissa Salmina-Haskell, Oxford, 1989, p. 82, No. 119.

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