Works

Alexander Benois

1870-1960

The Crimea. The Artist’s wife, Anna on the sea shore, 1915

Watercolour on paper
20.5 x 26.5 cm

Signed and dated recto lower left Alexander Benois and lower right 13.6.1915 and inscribed in Russian and in verso Ma femme adore sur la falaise de la General Kolubiakin Kopsel  1915

PROVENANCE

The Artist, Paris

Nikolai Benois, Milan

Thence by descent to Pompeo Bernadina De Cecco, second wife of the artist

OTHER ARCHIVED WORKS BY THIS ARTIST

The Queen of Spades
Kopsel. The Crimea, the artist’s wife under a parasol
Kopsel. The Crimea, the artist’s wife and son, Nicola on a path