MacDougall's Russian Art Auctions 27-30 May 2012

27 May 2012

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Down by the Stream

259. KISELEV, ALEXANDER (1838-1911)

Down by the Stream, signed and dated “15 iyulya 1887”.

Oil on canvas, 31 by 53 cm.
70,000–90,000 GBP

Provenance: Possibly acquired at the 18th Exhibition of the Society for Itinerant Art Exhibitions by N.F. Korf, Kiev.
Private collection, Europe.

Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the expert V. Petrov.

Exhibited: Possibly The 18th Exhibition of the Society for Itinerant Art Exhibitions, 1889–1890, No. 60.

Literature: G. Romanov, Tovarishchestvo peredvizhnykh khudozhestvennykh vystavok. 1871–1923. Entsiklopediya, St Petersburg, 2003, p. 128, No. 10–60, listed.

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