8 June 2016 Russian Art and Photography Auctions

8 Jun 2016

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


Hunter in the Forest

* 85. POKHITONOV, IVAN (1850-1923)

Hunter in the Forest

Oil on canvas, 55.5 by 46 cm.
50,000-70,000 GBP


Executed c. 1875.

Provenance: Collection of Eugénie von Wulfert and Boris Wulfert-Pokhitonov, Belgium.
Thence by descent.
Important Russian Pictures Including the Somov Collection, Christie’s London, 28 November 2007, lot 296.

Authenticity certificate from the expert Olivier Bertrand.

Literature: O. Bertrand, Ivan Pokhitonov. Catalogue raisonné of works, vol. I, Luxembourg, Belart International Editions, 2015, p. 155, No. C 1, illustrated and listed.


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§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
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