Misha Levin (Russian b1986); "The Prophet Isaiah"; Oil on Canvas; signed in Cyrillic and dated 2000 bottom right; titled and signed in Cyrillic and dated on the reverse; 60 x 79.5cm (23.5 x 31.25ins)
PROVENANCE: HRH Prince Michael of Kent GVCO to the previous owner (documentation confirming provenance will be made available to buyer).
CONDITION: Excellent, no damage or defects.
ARTIST BIOGRAPHY: At five years old, Misha Levin began studying at the Art School of the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts. He has studied under Grossul, Afanassieva and Louksht. His education was continued at Cherwell College, Oxford, Ruskin College and The Slade. In 2002 he had a solo exhibition in The Palace of Nations, Geneva. His paintings have been widely auctioned for charitable causes including at The Victoria and Albert Museum in 2005. His work is documented in the collections of The Royal Families of Great Britain, Thailand and Monaco and in many other noteworthy collections.
PRICES: In “bricks & mortar” galleries, Paintings by this artist of a similar size are currently priced at c.£7000. A Google search and enquiry will confirm this.