Lot 357
An Antique Russian Portrait of Viktor Balabin as a Child
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Oil on canvas, unsigned, with Cyrillic inscription in the pre-reform alphabet to stretcher noting that this depicts him "as he looked sometimes in the 1820s," presented in a gilt frame.

DOA 23 x 19.75 in.

Estate of the Late Richard Rivoire of Charles County, Maryland and Raleigh, North Carolina. A noted historical architect, J. Richard Rivoire was a native of Charles County, Maryland and the first to do extensive documentation of historic structures in that county. He moved to Raleigh in 2005 and was actively engaged in the research and documenting of historic structure in this region.

Restretched; light blanching; minor craquelure.

$300 - 600