September 16, 2017 09:00 AM EDT Asheville, North Carolina


Nikolai Ivanovich Fechin*

(New Mexico/California/Russian, 1881-1955)

Hollyhocks, signed lower right "N. Fechin", oil on canvas, 25-3/4 x 20-1/2 in.; modern gilt wood and composition frame

Notes: Lot is accompanied by the original receipt, an appraisal and a certificate of authenticity issued by Fenn Galleries and signed by Nedra Matteucci.

Provenance:Fenn Galleries, Santa Fe, New Mexico, #PA-1727, purchased June 22, 1989; Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Tooley, Brevard, North Carolina


lined with linen, restretched on new tension bar stretcher, some crackle and cupping in heavy impasto; frame with abrasions

Estimate: $70,000 - $100,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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