MacDougall Auctions 28 November 2008

28 Nov 2008

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Lady with a Dog

* 11. SOMOV, CONSTANTINE 1869-1939

Lady with a Dog miniature illustration for a book, signed and dated 1927

Watercolour, heightened with white, black and silver ink on paper, 7 by 7 cm.
50,000-70,000


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

Related literature: A later version of this drawing from the Braikevitch collection is in the Ashmolean Museum and is published in Russian Paintings and Drawings in the Ashmolean Museum, text by Larissa Salmina-Haskell, Oxford, 1989, p. 82, No. 119.

Lady with a Dog

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