Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky (Russian, 1817-1900) Russian shipping, Yalta

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Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky
(Russian, 1817-1900)
Russian shipping, Yalta

Sold for £ 92,500 (US$ 115,346) inc. premium
Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky (Russian, 1817-1900)
Russian shipping, Yalta
signed 'A. 1876' (lower right); further inscribed in Cyrillic on verso with presentation inscription 'To G.I. Engel'man/ from I.K. Aivazovsky/ 1876'
oil on panel
18 x 25.5cm (7 1/16 x 10 1/16in).

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE
    Presented by the artist to Georgy Ivanovich Engel'man (1831-1898)
    Private collection, Europe

    The present work is included in the numbered archive of the artist's work compiled by Gianni Caffiero and Ivan Samarine.

    The recipient of the painting, Georgy Ivanovich Engel'man, was a Russian naval captain who was awarded the Order of St. Anna, 4th Class, for courage and the Order of St. Stanislav, 3rd Class, 'with swords'. Engel'man and his wife lived in Sevastopol and his portrait is featured in the anthology People of Sebastopol about the people who came to its defence in 1854-1855.
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Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky (Russian, 1817-1900) Russian shipping, Yalta
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