(Russian, 1887-1938)
sanguine on paper
signed and dated A. Iacovleff Capri 1935, l.c.
inscribed The Wandering Bard, Capri, 13 Sep. 35 XIII, l.l.
inscribed l.r.:
To Alexander Iacovleff:
O! Master thou hast with thy brush afire
Painted me a Bard of Apollo's Lyre. -
As a soul in the reincarnaturi state,
Teaching thus there's 'to be' beyond mortal fate
Imaged as an Indian got of superman
Whose soul belongs to a higher clan.
'The White Eagle'
(Poet L[ewis])

sight: 22 1/4 x 18 in.; sheet: 22 3/4 x 18 1/2 in.; frame: 29 1/2 x 25 1/2 in.

Exhibitions: Grand Central Art Galleries, New York, New York, "Memorial Exhibition of the Work of Alexandre Iacovleff," 1939, no. 28.

Other Notes: Bears Scott & Fowles, New York, New York label, verso.

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