MacDougall's Russian Art Auctions 1 December 2011

1 December 2011

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Memories of the Renaissance

302. SVESHNIKOV, BORIS (1927-1998)

Memories of the Renaissance

Oil on canvas, 85.5 by 68.5 cm.
25,000-40,000 GBP

Executed c. 1951—1953.

Provenance: Important private collection, Italy.

Literature: F. Miele, L’avanguardia tradita. Arte Russa dal XIX al XX sec., Rome, Carte Segrete, 1973, p. 487, illustrated; p. 544, listed as Senza titolo.

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