MacDougall's Fine Art Auctions Russian Art Auction - Wednesday 7th June 2017
*BOGOLIUBOV, ALEXEI (1824-1896) Summer Day in Veules-les-Roses, France, signed and inscribed “Veules”,
further inscribed in Cyrillic with a dedication to Ivan Novikov on the reverse. Oil on panel, 41 by 26.5 cm.
Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by Ivan Alekseevich Novikov, a state counsellor and Bogoliubov’s friend (inscription on the reverse). Acquired by Johan Olof, a Danish consul, in Russia in the 1930s.
Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the expert V. Petrov.