ballerina Tamara Karsavina. Signed with
dedication on the reverse, charcoal and red chalk. 18.5 x 12.5".
Provenance: Artist G. A.. Verejskij (inscription on reverse),
Sotheby's. The Russian
Sale. London,14-15.12.1995. Lot 346. Exhibited: “A World of
Stage”, April- October2007, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Japan
(illustrated in the catalog). In original handcarved and gilded Arts and Crafts
Taos style beginning of XXth
nude. Oil on paper. Signed
and dated 1952, low right. 15.5x13 inches.