Nikolai Konstantinovich Roerich (Russian, 1874-1947), circa 1924 Mountain Scene
Lot 53*
Nikolai Konstantinovich Roerich (Russian, 1874-1947) Cloud, from the 'Himalayan' series, 1924
Sold for £54,000 (US$ 90,764) inc. premium
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Nikolai Konstantinovich Roerich (Russian, 1874-1947)
Cloud, from the 'Himalayan' series, 1924
inscribed on verso in pencil '53.1924'
tempera on canvas laid on board
30.4 x 40.2cm (11 15/16 x 15 13/16in).

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  • PROVENANCE:
    Roerich Museum, New York, 1924-1935
    Collection of Nettie & Louis Horch, USA, 1935
    Private Collection, California, USA

    EXHIBITED:
    New York (permanent collection), Roerich Museum, 1924-1935

    LITERATURE:
    N. Roerich, List of Paintings 1917-1924, no. 53 (listed as 'Облако'), MS in Nicholas Roerich Museum archive
    F. Grant et al., Roerich, Himalaya, A Monograph, New York, Brentano Publ., 1926, p. 200
    Roerich Musuem Catalogue, 8th edition, New York, Roerich Museum, 1930, no. 505
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