Lot 95: A RUSSIAN WATERCOLOR OF RED SQUARE BY BOIM, CIRCA 1950S
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SOLOMON BOIM (RUSSIAN 1899-1978), Red Square , circa 1950s, watercolor on paper, 12 x 17 1/2 in (31 x 44 cm), initialed lower right, signed on verso
Solomon Boim is known mostly for his works in graphic techniques: watercolor, gouache, drawing, engraving, and posters (Agitplakat). From 1926 on he participated in hundreds of exhibitions at home and abroad. Boim studied at Vkhutemas (the famous school of Russian Avant-garde art which later became Vkhutein) from 1922 through 1929, under such prominent Russian artists as Nikolay Kupreyanov and Piotr Lvov.