Pyotr Konchalovsky (1876 -1956)The village of SlaviankaOil on canvas cca. 1900Framed with an old solid wooden framePainting dimensions: L 13 x H 19 inchesFramed dimensions are L 14 x W 1 x H 20 inchesSigned in the right lower corner “P.Konchalovsky” (in Slavic letters) the painting show craquelure texture coating, stains, cracks, wear and tear, missing paint, imperfections or the effects of aging on painting and frame too.Provenience: Consignment (the seller prefers to remain anonymous) Konchalovsky attended classes of Moscow School of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture. In 1896-1898 he traveled to Paris and studied at the Académie Julian. In 1899, he returned to Russia and entered the Imperial Academy of Arts in Saint Petersburg, graduating in 1907. At the Academy, he studied under Savinsky, Zaleman and KovalevskySince 1909, he exhibited frequently, participating in the Golden Fleece, Fraternity, Mir Iskusstva, and New Society of Artists. He was a founding member of the society Jack of Diamonds in 1909. Beginning in 1918 he taught art. In 1922, he had his first solo exhibition at the Tretyakov Gallery.Jacks of Diamond—were strongly influenced by Paul Cézanne. Later he started to paint portraits (often Ceremonial Portraits) that were considered as the examples of Socialist Realism style.Pyotr Konchalovsky was a very prolific painter, and is known to have created more than five thousand works.Don’t miss the other our paintings up for bid as: more Chaim Soutine, Pyotr Konchalovsky, Vincent van Gogh, Karl Albert Buehr…etcThank you!Good luck biding!