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Alex Jawdokimov “The Royal Life Guards, London” 7/500 ltd. ed. print. - $49 (Westfield, MA)

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condition: like new
model name / number: 7/500
size / dimensions: 17 ½ in. x 12 ½ in.
Alex Jawdokimov (Russian/British, 1937- 2019) 
“The Royal Life Guards, London'' 7/500 
ltd. ed. print, signed “A. Jawdokimov” front lower left. Inscribed with title lower right. “The Royal Life Guards”.

Framed in limed and gilt frame, matted, and with conservation glass. 
Size: 17 ½ in. x 12 ½ in.
Other notes: Autographed on back “With Best Wishes, A. Jawdokimov” (See photos.)

Alexei (Alex) Jawdokimov was a Russian-born British actor, known for Firefox (1982), The Eagle Has Landed (1976) and Defense of the Realm (1986). He was also a painter, illustrator and professional dancer. He was trained at Somerset College of Art in Taunton and became known for his landscapes as well as for his Edwardian and Victorian London scenes. He gained international success with his vividly colored paintings and exhibited all over the world.
Jawdokimov was born in Smolensk, Soviet Union. He arrived in England with his mother in 1947 as World War II refugees, having survived the holocaust. They settled in Somerset and, in 1958, he moved to London where he formed the Russian Cossack Dance Company. He spent the final years of his life in Stroud, Glocestershire.
As an actor, he appeared on film and television, starring alongside Sean Connery in “The Russia House” and Michael Caine in “The Eagle has landed”.

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