MacDougall Auctions 12-18 June 2008

12 June 2008

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Balcony on the Estate of Marshal Ivan Bagramian

* 92. SARYAN, MARTIROS 1880-1972

Balcony on the Estate of Marshal Ivan Bagramian signed, titled and inscribed in Cyrillic 'Riga', dated 1947 6.VIII.

Watercolour, pencil on paper, 32 by 44.5 cm.

Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist's family.

Authenticity certificate from the Expert Centre of Cultural Values, Republic of Armenia, expert M. Stepanyan.

This work depicts the veranda of Marshall Ivan Bagramian’s house, where the famous portrait of this important military commander was painted by Saryan. See Alexander Kamensky, Martiros Saryan, Aurora Art Publishers, Leningrad, 1988, p. 184.

For more information please refer to printed catalogue

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