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Экспедиционная фотография в архиве Музея Николая Рериха (г. Нью-Йорк)
18 April 2008
Nikolai Konstantinovich Rerikh [Roerich] (1874-1947)
Ruins of a Chinese fort
USD 120,000 - USD 180,000
signed with monogram (lower left); and numbered 'RM 663' (on the reverse)
tempera on canvas laid down on board
12 1/8 x 15¾ in. (30.8 x 40 cm.)
Painted in 1926
Louis Horch, New York, circa 1935.
Acquired by the present owner in 1972.
Catalogue, Roerich Museum Catalogue, 8th edition, New York, 1930, no. 663, Ruins of a Chinese Fort (Yarkend), 1925-27.
We would like to thank Gvido Trepsa, Senior Researcher at Nicholas Roerich Museum, New York for his assistance in cataloguing the present lot.
This photo was taken by a member of Roerich's caravan on around February 3, 1926 somewhere along the route between Guma and Karghalik, Chinese Turkestan.