03-02-2007 03-03-2007
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2351 Boston
March 2, 2007 12:00 PMCalender
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Ilya Efimovich Repin or His Circle (Russian, 1844-1930) Portrait of Vladimir Stasov

$1,880$1,600
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2351 Location: Boston Date / Time: March 02, 2007 12:00PM

Description:

Ilya Efimovich Repin or His Circle (Russian, 1844-1930)

Portrait of Vladimir Stasov
Inscribed "Stasov" l.l., a label inscribed in Cyrillic affixed to the stretcher.
Oil on canvas, 27 x 20 1/2 in. (68.6 x 52.1 cm), framed.
Condition: Surface grime.

N.B. Stasov, born into a prominent Russian family, was a music and art critic whose aesthetics of realist and national expression in the arts served as a model for ocialist realism. The original version of this work hangs in the Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Vladimir Stasov, Ilya Efimovich Repin, art critic , model for ocialist realism, N.B. Stasov, music and art critic, Moscow, Tretyakov Gallery