25 - 28 November 2012 Russian Art Auctions

25 November 2012

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Still Life with Fruits and a Pot

§ 286. KIKOINE, MICHEL (1892–1968)

Still Life with Fruits and a Pot, signed.

Oil on canvas, 50 by 61 cm.
10,000–15,000 GBP

Provenance: Acquired by Jonas Netter, Paris, before 1946.

Jonas Netter was an art lover of limited means. He focused his attention on works by little-known young painters whose canvasses he purchased through the art dealer Leopold Zborowski. His collection included nearly 100 artworks by Soutine and over 30 by Modigliani, as well as others by Kisling and Kikoine.

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