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Drawing - Still-life with fruit
  • Still-life with fruit
    Pasternak, Leonid Osipovich, born 1862 - died 1945
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Still-life with fruit

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (Probably. Born in Russia in 1862, Pasternak resided in Berlin from 1921 to 1938, before leaving Nazi occupied Europe to live in Oxford, England from 1938 until his death 1945., made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1927 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pasternak, Leonid Osipovich, born 1862 - died 1945 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    watercolour

  • Museum number:

    P.20-1958

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case WD, shelf 70, box B

Physical description

A watercolour depicting a plate of fruit including apples and grapes, set against a dark blue, green and black background.

Place of Origin

Germany (Probably. Born in Russia in 1862, Pasternak resided in Berlin from 1921 to 1938, before leaving Nazi occupied Europe to live in Oxford, England from 1938 until his death 1945., made)

Date

ca. 1927 (made)

Artist/maker

Pasternak, Leonid Osipovich, born 1862 - died 1945 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

L. Pasternak
Signed.

Dimensions

Height: 26.3 cm, Length: 34 cm

Object history note

This watercolour may be compares to a very similar one in the collection of Mrs. Pasternak and Mrs Pasternak-Slater in Oxford, dated 1927.

Descriptive line

Watercolour still-life with fruit by Leonid Pasternak. Russian School, ca. 1927.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Salmina-Haskell, L., Catalogue of Russian Drawings, London: V & A, 1972, p. 43, cat. 161.

Subjects depicted

Fruit; Still-life

Categories

Drawings

Production Type

Unique

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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