Sale 10BP01 | Lot 48

TOLSTOY, LEO Photograph signed in ink. Sepia toned silver gelatin print,

Catalogue: Books, Photographs & Prints
TOLSTOY, LEO Photograph signed in ink. Sepia toned silver gelatin print,

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Lot 48
TOLSTOY, LEO Photograph signed in ink. Sepia toned silver gelatin print,
. Sepia toned silver gelatin print, 6 3/4 x 5 1/8 inches (17.5 x 13 cm). Depicting Tolstoy with his grandchild, Tanechka Suhotina (facing the camera), signed in ink "Leo Tolstoy," dated "April 1910" in Roman numerals, matted and framed. Fine unfaded inscription and image.
Taken the year of his death, this is a beautiful portrait of the author, holding his grandchild who is seated on the arm of his chair.
Provenance:
Sotheby's New York, 21 June 2007, Lot 146; Acquired from the above; Private collection to the present

Estate of Frances H. Jones

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $4,062 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $4,062 (includes buyer's premium)

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