Lot 2342
Marina Konovalova-Bare (Russia/NC), Thistle Flowers
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Oil on canvas, late 20th/21st century, signed to verso (obscured by framing), retains gallery paperwork, framed.

Frame dimensions 34.5 x 24.5 in.

From the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Harrison Smith, Salisbury, North Carolina

Marina Konovalova-Bare grew up in Russia and began her artistic training at the early age of eleven through the Leningrad Children's School of the Arts. Beginning with watercolor and gouache, she expanded her practice to work with tempera at the St. Petersburg Spiritual Seminary, learning by studying frescoes and Russian icons at the Russian Museum of St. Petersburg. She later went on to study at the St. Petersburg Academy of Theatrical Art.

Very good estate condition; slight stretcher mark upper edge; verso of painting not visible.