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    BORIS CHETKOV (Russian, b. 1926)
    A Walk, 1992
    Acrylic on canvas
    26 x 36 inches (66.0 x 91.4 cm)
    Signed lower right in Cyrillic
    Titled, numbered, signed, and dated verso in Cyrillic

    PROVENANCE:
    Pushkin Collection, acquired directly from the artist

    "Over several decades an image of a man on a horse recurs in his works, not a rider as such - a motif which also recurs in Chetkov's work in the most varied culturological aspects, from Don Quixote and Rosinante to the Riders of the Apocalypse. In certain works, horses and their riders have a sense of characterization, their poses, gestures and movements carefully noted and recorded."
    Dr. Alexander Borovsky - Chetkov, Across All Barriers


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2008
    4th Wednesday
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