Russian

Ivan Konstantinovich  Aivazovsky - Shipwreck
Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky (Feodosija 1817 - Feodosija 1900) Shipwreck

signed and dated ‘Aivasovsky 1856’ (lower right)
pencil and gouache on paper
22.7 x 35 cm (8⅞ x 13¾ in)

Expertise:
Grabar-Institutes Moscow, 22nd February 2005, No. 261-EK-149-05.

Ivan Konstantinovich  Aivazovsky - A Strong Wind
Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky (Feodosija 1817 - Feodosija 1900) A Strong Wind

signed and dated ‘Aivasovsky 1856’ (lower right)
pencil and gouache on paper
23 x 32.7 cm (9 x 12⅞ in)

Expertise:
Grabar-Institutes Moscow, 22nd February 2005, No. 260-EK-148-05.

Fedor Federovich Gorschelt - Barge Haulers
Fedor Federovich Gorschelt (Munich 1829 - Munich 1871) Barge Haulers

signed and dated ‘T. Gorschelt/1869’ (lower right)
pencil and watercolour on paper laid on paper
19 x 40.3 cm (7½ x 15⅞ in)

Nikolai Tarasievich Malyshev - Scenes of Peasant Life
Nikolai Tarasievich Malyshev (St. Petersburg b.1851) Scenes of Peasant Life

signed 'N. Malischeff' (lower left)
with a watercolour study (verso)
ink and gouache on paper
50 x 36 cm (19¾ x 14 in)

Benjamin Patersson - The Kamenny Island Palace as seen from Aptekarskii Island
After Benjamin Patersson (Varberg, Sweden 1748 - St. Petersburg 1815) The Kamenny Island Palace as seen from Aptekarskii Island

gouache on paper
20.5 × 29.5 cm (8 x 11⅝ in)

Ilya Yefimovich Repin - Studies for Figures on the Nevsky Prospect in St. Petersburg
Ilya Yefimovich Repin (Chuguyev, Ukraine 1844 - Kuokkala (modern Repino, near St. Petersburg) 1930) Studies for Figures on the Nevsky Prospect in St. Petersburg

signed in Cyrillic (lower center);
authenticated in Russian ‘The drawing of Professor I.E. Repin “Nevskii Prospekt” Spb 1891 I verify, his daughter Vera I.L. Repina Kuokkala Penati 1937.’ (on reverse)
charcoal on paper
29.7 x 40.5 cm (11¼ by 16 in)

Emile Samoilovich Villiers de l'Isle Adam - View of the Ayu Dag
Emile Samoilovich Villiers de l'Isle Adam (Russian 1843 - 1889) View of the Ayu Dag

signed in Cyrillic and dated ‘75’ (lower right)
watercolour on paper
27.5 x 39.5 cm (10¾ x 15½ in)

School Russian - View of the Pechersk Lavra, Kiev
Russian School, Nineteenth Century View of the Pechersk Lavra, Kiev

titled in Cyrillic; further inscribed 'La Ville de Kieff' (on the mount)
watercolour and ink over pencil on paper
20.2 x 29.4 cm (8 x 11½ in)

Alfred Gomersal Vickers  - The Cathedral of Prince St. Vladimir
Alfred Gomersal Vickers (London 1810 - Pentonville, Alabama 1837) The Cathedral of Prince St. Vladimir

inscribed 'Church of St. Nicholas of The Bath and part of the port line bridge. Petersburg' (on the reverse)
watercolour heightened with white and gum arabic, on paper
24.5 x 37.5 cm (9¾ x 14¾ in)

Benjamin Patersson - Catherine the Great Visiting the Ice Mountain, St. Petersburg
Benjamin Patersson (Varberg, Sweden c.1748 - St. Petersburg 1815) Catherine the Great Visiting the Ice Mountain, St. Petersburg

signed, inscribed and dated 'Benj:Patersson pinxit 1788' (lower right)
grey ink and watercolour, heightened with gouache on paper
46 x 69.5 cm (18⅛ x 27⅜ in)

Auguste Ricard De  Montferrand - St. Isaac’s Cathedral under Construction
Follower of Auguste Ricard De Montferrand (Chaillot, France 1786 - St. Petersburg 1858) St. Isaac’s Cathedral under Construction

gouache on paper
21 x 27.5 cm (8¼x 10¾ in)

Ilya Yefimovich Repin - View of Krasnoye Selo
Ilya Yefimovich Repin (Chuguyev, Ukraine 1844 - Kuokkala (modern Repino, near St. Petersburg) 1930) View of Krasnoye Selo

signed with initials, and inscribed and dated in Cyrillic ‘1st August 76/ Krasnoe Selo’ (lower right)
pencil on paper
9.5 x 15 cm (3¾ x 5⅞ in)

Ilya Yefimovich Repin - Study for 'Zaporozhian Cossacks Writing a Letter to the Turkish Sultan'
Ilya Yefimovich Repin (Chuguyev, Ukraine 1844 - Kuokkala (modern Repino, near St. Petersburg) 1930) Study for 'Zaporozhian Cossacks Writing a Letter to the Turkish Sultan'

signed in Cyrillic and dated '1878' (lower centre), numbered 52 (lower right); further numbered 115 (on the reverse)
pencil and grey wash on paper
23.5 x 33.1 cm (9¼ x 13 in)

Ilya Yefimovich Repin - Portrait of Sir George Buchanan, the British Ambassador
Ilya Yefimovich Repin (Chuguyev, Ukraine 1844 - Kuokkala (modern Repino, near St. Petersburg) 1930) Portrait of Sir George Buchanan, the British Ambassador

signed in Cyrillic and dated ‘1916’ (lower left);
with later inscription in Russian ‘Sir George Buchanan’ (lower left)
pencil and crayon on brown paper
47 x 30 cm (18½ x 11¾ in)

Joseph Josefovich  Charlemagne - Ice Fair on the Neva River, St. Petersburg
Joseph Josefovich Charlemagne (St. Petersburg 1824 - St. Petersburg 1870) Ice Fair on the Neva River, St. Petersburg

signed and dated ‘Josef CHARLEMAGNE 1860’ (lower right)
gouache and paper
29.5 x 40 cm (11½ x 15⅝ in)

J Pavlikevitch - Constantinople Street Café
J. Pavlikevitch (Russian, 20th Century) Constantinople Street Café

signed and inscribed 'Constantinople/Pavlikevitch' (lower right)
watercolour over pencil on paper
30 x 20 cm (11⅞ x 7⅞ in)

J Pavlikevitch - Street Vendors
J. Pavlikevitch (Russian, 20th Century) Street Vendors

inscribed, dated and signed 'Stanboul 919/Pavl...' (lower left)
watercolour over pencil
43.5 x 27 cm (17 x 10½ in)

J Pavlikevitch - Figures in the Courtyard of the Bayezid II Mosque
J Pavlikevitch (Russian, 20th Century ) Figures in the Courtyard of the Bayezid II Mosque

inscribed and signed 'Istanbul/ J Pavlikevitch' (lower left) and inscribed in French (lower right)
watercolour on paper
43.2 x 29.2 cm (17 x 11½ in)

J Pavlikevitch - A Market Scene
J. Pavlikevitch (Russian, 20th Century ) A Market Scene

inscribed, dated and signed 'Stanboul 14/Pavlikevitch' (lower left)
watercolour over pencil
43.5 x 27 cm (17 x 10½ in)

School Russian - View of the Stock Exchange, St. Petersburg & View of the Dutch Church, St. Petersburg
Russian School, Nineteenth Century View of the Stock Exchange, St. Petersburg & View of the Dutch Church, St. Petersburg

one indistinctly inscribed and with the inscription 'vue la Bourse de Petersbourg'
pencil and watercolour on paper, with pen and black ink framing lines; pen and grey wash on paper
14.4 x 17.3 cm (5⅝ x 6¾ in); 10.5 x 20.5 cm (4¼ x 8⅛ in) (2)

School Russian - A Courier on a Journey to Astrakan & A Russian Soldier Riding in a Droschke
Russian School, Nineteenth Century A Courier on a Journey to Astrakan & A Russian Soldier Riding in a Droschke

one inscribed and dated ‘...courier on a Journey from Petersburg/ to Astrakan June 4th 1823’ and further inscribed (lower left);
the other inscribed ‘a Droshke’ (lower centre) and dated ‘St. Petersburg July 5th 1823’ (lower right)
watercolour and ink on paper
each 17 x 23.6 cm (6⅝ x 9¼ in) (2)