5 June 2013 Russian Art Auctions

5 Jun 2013

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A Book of Portraits, including Anna Pavlova, Prince and Princess Obolensky and the Queen Consort Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, Avant-propos by André Salmon, Berlin, Edition Ganymed, 1929.

518. SORINE, SAVELY (1878-1953)

A Book of Portraits, including Anna Pavlova, Prince and Princess Obolensky and the Queen Consort Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, Avant-propos by André Salmon, Berlin, Edition Ganymed, 1929.

Folio, 16 pages text, 36 photographic plates, some colour, with printed tissue guards. The halftitle with manuscript inscription by the artist dated 1932.
Number 65 from an edition of 300 copies.
5,000–7,000 GBP


Provenance: A gift from the artist to Wright Ludington (inscribed with a signed dedication).

A Book of Portraits, including Anna Pavlova, Prince and Princess Obolensky and the Queen Consort Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, Avant-propos by André Salmon, Berlin, Edition Ganymed, 1929.

Notes on symbols:
* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
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