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Nicholas Vasilieff (American/Russian, 1892-1970) Girl with Pink Bonnet

Auction:
3293B
Lot:
449
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3293B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 27, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Nicholas Vasilieff (American/Russian, 1892-1970)

Girl with Pink Bonnet
Signed "N. Vasilieff" l.l., titled on a label from the William Benton Museum of Art at the University of Connecticut affixed to the reverse, a label from John Heller Gallery, New York, affixed to the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 34 x 28 in. (86.4 x 71.1 cm), framed.
Condition: Wax lined, prominent craquelure.

Provenance: Purchased from the artist by the current owner in 1951, according to Vasilieff's ledger.

Exhibitions: Nicholas Vasilieff: A Retrospective Exhibition, the William Benton Museum of Art, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, March 21-29, 1977, and Kennedy Galleries, Inc., New York, July 6-29, 1977, published as #53 in exhibit catalog.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Provenance information about Vasilieff's ledger comes from the 1977 exhibit catalogue.

Wear to edges from frame.

Framed dimensions: 43 x 37 inches.


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