Portrait of a woman in the Ukrainian national dress was executed ca. in 1940s and despite the absence of signature but due to the identical style, subject and time of creation was attributed to the hand of important represantative of the Soviet Socialist Realism Tatyana Nilovna YABLONSKAYA (1917 Smolensk/Russia - 2005 Ukraine).
Literature: Solovjev "Russian painters of 18th-20th cwnturies", 2005; Kondakoff "Aniverssary book of the St. Petersburg Academy 1764-1914; Dictionary of Ukrainian artists (in Ukrainian)", Ukrainian encyclopedia Edition, Kiew, 1973; in on-line: Wikipedia (in Russian and Ukrainian) and artinvestment.ru.
Technique: oil on canvas, gallery frame.
Measurements: unframed w 17" x h 21 1/4" (43 x 54 cm ), framed 21 1/4" x h 25 1/2" (54 x 65 cm).
Condition: in good original condition.