This sheet of studies of a monkey in red chalk on paper by Alexander Jacovleff will be estimated at €4000-5000 in Il Ponte’s sale of 19th century paintings and sculpture in Milan on November 21.

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The 2ft 11 x 2ft (88.5 x 60cm) work, which is signed, dated 1915 and inscribed Roma lower right, is estimated at €4000-5000.