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Vadime Georgiiovic Meller, Russian, 1884 - 1962


about 1920

Gouache on cardboard

Image: 12 13/16 × 12 3/4 in. (32.5 × 32.4 cm)

Frame: 18 11/16 × 18 11/16 in. (47.5 × 47.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Roger Arvid Anderson Collection; acquired through a gift from Evelyn A. and William B. Jaffe, Class of 1964H, by exchange



Place Made: Russia, Europe


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and inscribed, on reverse of frame, in black ink, by Vetrova Meller, the artist's wife: [in Russian]

Publication History

Roger Arvid Anderson, The Roger Arvid Anderson Collection, Medals, Medallions, Plaquettes and Small Reliefs, Paintings, Sculpture, Works on Paper and Textiles, San Francisco: Roger Arvid Anderson (published privately), design by David L. Wilson, 2015, p. 296.


Acquired by Roger Arvid Anderson, San Francisco, date unknown; lent to present collection, 2002; sold to present collection, 2016.

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