28 Nov 2008
Leda and the Swan signed, with monogram and dated 1917
Watercolour, bodycolour, pen and ink on paper, 69.5 by 84 cm.
Provenance: Anonymous Sale; Sotheby's, London, Russian Art Sale, 28 November 1991, Lot 471.
Private collection, UK.
Literature: J. Balybina, J. Bolt, Kalmakov, Labyrinth of Decadence, Iskusstvo XIX Veka, Moscow, 2007, p. 265, illustrated.
Related literature: For similar works see Exhibition catalogue, Kalmakoff, Musée-galerie de la Seita, March-May, 1986, No. 14.
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