Sale 09PT02 | Lot 42

Nicolai Ivanovich Fechin

Catalogue: Modern & Contemporary and European & American Art
Nicolai Ivanovich Fechin

Lot Details

Lot 42
Nicolai Ivanovich Fechin
Russian, 1881-1955
Portrait of Mr. Korona
Oil on canvas
28 x 22 inches (71.1 x 56 cm)
Unframed

Provenance:
The estate of the artist, circa 1956
Acquired by the present owner from the above

Literature:
Harold McCracken, Nicolai Fechin, New York, Hammer Galleries, 1961, no. 35, illus.

Estimate: $12,000 - $18,000
Sold for $37,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Dirty varnish. Scattered craquelure. Rubbing and losses along the edges. 1cm paint flake at center, in his tie. Long, horizontal scrape along the bottom with paint loss, scuffs around. No apparent inpainting.


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Estimate: $12,000 - $18,000
Sold for $37,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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Modern & Contemporary and European & American Art

Wed, Nov 11, 2009 at 10am EST
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