Items for Sale:    A La Vieille Russie, Inc.

Nestor the Chronicler (c. 1890 Russia)

Artist

MARK MATVEEVICH ANTOKOLSKY (1843-1902)

Country of Origin

Russia

Dated

c. 1890

Medium

Bronze

Dimensions

12.75inch wide   19.50inch high   11.50inch deep
(32.38 cm wide  49.53 cm high  29.21 cm deep)


Description / Expertise

Nestor is a historically detailed portrait of the famous 11th-century Kievan monk to whom is traditionally attributed the only written record of Russia’s early history.

Signed/Inscribed/Dated

Signed ‘Antocolsky’ lower right, and inscribed ‘F. BARBEDIENNE, Fondeur’ lower left.