25 - 28 November 2012 Russian Art Auctions

25 Nov 2012

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


Reclining Nude with Apples

229. SHEVCHENKO, ALEXANDER (1883–1948)

Reclining Nude with Apples, signed with initials and dated 1929.

Pencil and tempera on card, 34.5 by 43.5 cm.
40,000–60,000 GBP


Provenance: Collection of A. Chudnovsky, until 1994.
ABA Gallery, until 2001.
Private collection, UK.

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


Notes on symbols:
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§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
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