12 October 2015
Still Life with Jasmine, signed twice and dated 1973, further titled in Cyrillic and numbered "509" on the reverse.
Oil on canvasboard, 60 by 69.5 cm.
Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist’s studio by Gekkoso Gallery, Tokyo, early 1970s (labels on the backing board and on the reverse of the frame).
Acquired from the above by the previous owner in Tokyo, before 1989.
Private collection, Japan.
Exhibited: Contemporary Soviet Paintings. Anthem to the Rich Nature, Gekkoso Gallery, Tokyo, 21 January– 2 February 1974.
Literature: Exhibition catalogue, Contemporary Soviet Paintings. Anthem to the Rich Nature, Tokyo, Gekkoso Gallery, 1974, p. 38, No. 40, illustrated.
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