12 June 2008
Sportsmen / Swimmers
Both oil on canvas, 50.5 by 74.5 cm. and 35.5 by 52 cm. respectively
The first signed, also signed, dated 1934, titled, and inscribed "study for a painting.
. (from studies at university) Russian Academy of Art 'VAX' Leningrad" in Cyrillic. The second signed, also signed, dated 1934, titled, and inscribed "study for a painting 'Leningrad'" in Cyrillic.
Provenance: Purchased directly from the artist in Tel Aviv, 1988.
Notes on symbols:
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