View of Mont Blanc from Chamonix

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Apollinary Goravsky (1833-1900)

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Apollinary Goravsky (1833-1900)

View of Mont Blanc from Chamonix

signed and dated 'A. Goravsky 1858' (lower right); inscribed in Russian 'View of the Mountains Mont Blanc and the Aiguilles/From the open in Chamonix/As a mark of memory/To the Gifted and kind Ivan Nikolaievich Kramskoy/From a grateful Appolinaire Gilyarevich Goravsky, 1868 31 March' (on the reverse)

oil on paper laid down on board

10 x 13? in. (25.3 x 34.3 cm.)

Painted in 1858