KONSTANTIN MAKOVSKY, OIL ON CANVAS BOARD, 1883, 26" X 22", YOUNG GIRL PORTRAIT: RUSSIAN 1839-1915:Signed and dated upper right; 26" x 22 1/2"; antique gilt frame. Ex. estate Joseph and Norina Simon, Grosse Pointe Farms, MI; purchased from DuMouchelle Art Galleries, October 1992. From the collection of Joseph and Norina Simon, Grosse Pointe Farms, Mi.
CATALOGUE CORRECTION: OIL ON CANVAS LAID DOWN ON MASONITE, NOT OIL ON CANVAS BOARD. Rf, 12-7-2010, 5:23 PM Superb quality, color and detail. Under UV light out of the frame: c. 8% overpainting - primarily at the bottom of the figure (but not exclusively); signature and date do not fluoresce; has generally overall craquelure; canvas laid down on masonite; some edge scarification in the corners; slight damage to frame. Rf, 12-7-2010