(1870 - 1960)
'Two men, B.Popov and K. Benois, by a window' (1917)
Dated l.r. ‘7.viii.1917' and inscribed recto
'B. Popov, K. Benois' and in verso signed 'Alexandre Benois' in verso with inscription :
'Respirant l'air delicieux des bois de notre datcha a Puzyryovo. Ete 1917'
Watercolour on paper, 33 x 25 cm
The Artist, Paris
Nikolai Benois, Milan
Thence by descent to Pompeo Bernadina De Cecco, second wife of the artist.