MacDougall Auctions 7-11 June 2010

7 June 2010

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Arsenal Hill at Night

248. PIROSMANI, NIKO 1863-1918

Arsenal Hill at Night c. 1907-1908

Oil on oilcloth, 111 by 88 cm.
900,000-1,200,000 pounds

Provenance: Collection of N. Bayadze, owner of a tavern in Tiflis, until approximately 1920.
Collection of Kirill Zdanevich.
Acquired from the above by the Soviet Government, probably on the advice of Lily Brik, Moscow.
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