Gouache of flowers by Vladimir Yakovlev. Dimensions: with frame: 22" x 18", without frame: 20" x 16".///////////////////Estate of Giovanni and Dagmar Migliuolo, NYC. Giovanni Migliuolo is the former Italian Ambassador to the United Nations, USSR and Egypt. ////////////////////(From AskArt.com):"Vladimir Igorevich Yakovlev (1934-1998) is a native of Balakha, Nizegoro. He studied in the private studio of Vasily Sitnikov in the 1950s. He became a member of the Moscow City Committee of Graphic Artists in 1976. He took part in exhibitions of the Soviet nonconformist artists. He was interned to the psychological-neurological hostel no. 30 in Moscow in 1983 until he died there in 1998."