International Art Auction

June 20, 2016

LOT 44

Lot 44

Arseny Ivanovich Meshchersky (1834-1902)

Arseny Ivanovich Meshchersky (1834-1902)
Lot 44 Details
Arseny Ivanovich Meshchersky (1834-1902), Russian


Oil on canvas; signed in cyrillics and dated 1881 lower right
20.75" x 29.75" — 52.7 x 75.6 cm.

Estimate $20,000-$30,000

Realised: $36,900
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Arseny Ivanovich Meshchersky (1834-1902)
  • Arseny Ivanovich Meshchersky (1834-1902)
  • Arseny Ivanovich Meshchersky (1834-1902)

Peter Iksels (Ikshels), Latvia, acquired prior to WWII while a diplomat in Latvia, the trade commissioner in the mid 1930’s;
By descent to his nephew, Private Collection, Toronto


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 44

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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