Auction 2018 - Sold

Lot 235

This lot was auctioned April 7th.

Nicolai Fechin
1881-1955
Portrait of Eya
Charcoal
15 x 12 inches
FRAMED/BASE: 27 x 24 inches
ESTIMATE: $ 10,000 - $ 15,000
Initialed lower right
Sold For: $ 8,960
Includes buyer's premium

Additional Details

Nicolai Fechin’s daughter, Eya, was a frequent subject of his drawings and paintings. In this charcoal portrait, Fechin captures Eya as she begins to make the journey from baby to little girl. Her round cheeks and chin are filled with innocence, but her eyes seem to be drinking her world in even as she begins to make judgments and assess her place in it.

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