4 June 2014
Portrait of the Aritsts Daughter, Cyrilla Falk.
Oil on canvas, 83 by 65 cm.
Executed in 1946.
Provenance: Collection of the sitter.
Private collection, Europe.
Authenticity certificate from the expert Yu. Didenko.
Exhibited: Robert Falk, The State Russian Museum, St Petersburg, 1993 (label on the stretcher).
Literature: Lettres soviétiques, No. 334, 1986, colour insert between pp. 48–49. A. Shchekin-Krotova, Moi Fal’k, Moscow, HGS, 2005, p. 178, illustrated.
Yu. Didenko, compiler of Polnyi katalog zhivopisnykh proizvedenii R.R. Fal’ka// D. Sarabianov, Yu. Didenko, Zhivopis’ Roberta Fal’ka. Polnyi katalog proizvedenii, Moscow, Elizium, 2006, p. 707, No. 1048, illustrated.
For the related drawing to this work, see lot 236.
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