Auctions → North German Art and Art and Antiques February 2011 → Februar 2011 Kunst und Antiquitäten → Rikhard-Karl Karlovich Zommer: Camel Caravan with travelling Family
Oil/canvas, 52 x 93,5 cm, cyrillic sign. lo. ri. R. Zommer, min. creasing. - Russian painter of German origin, was repeatedly awarded already during his studies at the St. Petersburg academy, at the end of the 19th cent. he accompanied archeological a. ethnological expeditions to middle asia, later he settled in Georgia, where he became founder a. head of the local art scene, travels to Azerbaijan a. Armenia, numerous exhibitions. - Mus.: Moscow (Tretyakov-Gal.), Tashkent. - Lit.: Bown: Russian a. Soviet Painters, 1998.