25 - 28 November 2012 Russian Art Auctions

25 Nov 2012

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


Conversation in Capri

* 241. YAKOVLEV, ALEXANDER (1887–1938)

Conversation in Capri, signed and dated 1936.

Tempera on canvas, 68.5 by 45.5 cm.
35,000–40,000 GBP


Provenance: Vose Gallery, Boston (label on the reverse).

Exhibited: Memorial Exhibition of the Work of Alexandre Iacovleff, The Grand Central Art Galleries, New York, 11–29 April 1939, No. 10.

Literature: Exhibition catalogue, Memorial Exhibition of the Work of Alexandre Iacovleff, New York, 1939, p. 19, No. 10, listed.


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