Ivan Sermoskin, Folio of original ink sketches of the clouded leopard, 1912 – 1958.
This folio contains a series of 6 original ink drawings and notes, by Ivan Sermoskin (1889? - 1963?).
The notes are in various languages believed to be Russian, Latvian, English and German.
There are various dates on the drawings including 1912, 1933 and 1958.
Born in Russia. Also known to have lived in Estonia, and member of the Imperial Academy of Arts.
After the Russian Revolution in 1917, he emigrated to Latvia, where he signed his work as Jan Sermosky.
Approx 23cm high x 19cm wide. There are 7 pages with drawings or writings.