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This sale was held on Thursday 10th June 2021 at 2:00pm

*§ Sculpture of Mother of God with Christ VASSILIEFF, MARIE (1884–1957), signed on the reverse. Metal, fabric and painted wood, height 32 cm.

£4,500 - £6,000

§ L'Amour VASSILIEFF, MARIE (1884–1957), signed, inscribed with the artist's address and dated 1930. Pencil, ink and tempera on board, 60.5 by 50 cm. Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by Claude Bernes. Provenance: Private collection, UK.

£30,000 - £40,000

§ The Presentation of Jesus in the Temple. TSERETELI, ZURAB (B. 1934) Enamel on copper, 35 by 28.5 cm (image size).

£5,000 - £7,000

Winter in St Petersburg. BARANOFF-ROSSINÉ, VLADIMIR (1888–1944) Oil on canvas, 49 by 72.5 cm. Executed c. 1907–1909. Provenance: Collection of the artist’s family. Acquired from the above by the present owner. Private collection, UK. Exhibited: Vladimir Baranoff-Rossiné 1888–1942, Rutland Gallery, London, 1970, No. 14 (label on the reverse of the frame). Literature: Exhibition catalogue,...

£25,000 - £40,000

View of Venice BOGOLIUBOV, ALEXEI (1824–1896), signed with an initial. Oil on canvas, laid on cardboard, 10.5 by 19 cm. Provenance: Collection of the Grand Duchess Olga Aleksandrovna. Thence by descent. Russian Paintings and Works of Art , Christie's New York, 18 April 2007, lot 74. Important private collection, Europe. Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the expert V. Petrov.

£10,000 - £20,000

Sailing Ship Approaching a Rocky Coast, Crimea LAGORIO, LEV (1826–1905), signed and dated 1885. Oil on canvas, 44.5 by 71 cm.

£20,000 - £30,000

Children Launching a Toy Boat LAGORIO, LEV (1826–1905), signed and dated 1864. Oil on canvas, 45 by 36 cm. Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the expert V. Petrov.

£20,000 - £30,000

* Forest Road SHISHKIN, IVAN (1832–1898), signed and dated 1896. Oil on canvas, 110.5 by 83.5 cm Provenance: Collection of Sizinio Pontes Nogueira (1920–2008), Brazilian Ambassador to the USSR in 1980–1986, Brazil. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1988. Important private collection, Brazil. This magificent landscape to be auctioned is a canvas dating from the artist’s final years...

£370,000 - £500,000

Montparnasse by Night KOROVIN, KONSTANTIN (1861–1939), signed, inscribed "Paris", titled and dated 1936. Oil on cardboard, 20 by 26 cm.

£6,000 - £8,000

* Moulin Rouge by Night KOROVIN, KONSTANTIN (1861–1939), signed and inscribed "Paris", also further inscribed and dated 1935 on the reverse. Oil on carboard, 33 by 40.5 cm.

£12,000 - £18,000

* La Porte Saint-Denis KOROVIN, KONSTANTIN (1861–1939), signed and inscribed "Paris". Oil on board, 30 by 40 cm. Provenance: Sotheby's, 18 April 1956, lot 92A (label on the reverse). Private collection, USA.

£30,000 - £60,000

Still Life with Peppers and a Pot FALK, ROBERT (1886–1958), signed. Oil on canvas, 60 by 81 cm. Executed c. 1930s. Provenance: Private collection, Paris. Acquired from the above by the present owner. Literature: A. Uspensky, Robert Falk , Moscow, Isskustvo – XXI vek, 2020, pp. 185, 186-187, illustrated. Robert Falk, the famous Russian painter and one of the most brilliant members of...

£150,000 - £200,000

Forest Lake NESTEROV, MIKHAIL (1862–1942), signed. Oil on canvas, laid on cardboard, 18.5 by 27.5 cm. Provenance: Collection of Liliana Leah Archibald, c. 1961 (label on the reverse). Exhibited: Russian Art and Life , Hove Museum of Art, Hove, 17 June–16 July 1961 (label on the reverse). Literature: Exhibition catalogue, Russian Art in Life , Hove, Hove Museum of Art, 1961, p. 7, No....

£10,000 - £15,000

* Ballad NESTEROV, MIKHAIL (1862–1942), signed, also further signed, inscribed in Cyrillic with a dedication and dated 1941 on the reverse, also further titled and inscribed “leto Iiun” on the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 75 by 78.5 cm. Executed in the 1920s. Provenance: A gift from the artist to Olga Nesterova-Shreter (1886–1973), his eldest daughter, in 1941 (inscription on the reverse). Thence...

£380,000 - £500,000

* Woman in a Headscarf MALIAVIN, PHILIPPE (1869–1940), signed. Oil on cardboard, 55 by 46 cm. Provenance: Private collection, USA.

£15,000 - £20,000

Landscape SHISHKIN, IVAN (1832–1898), signed with initials and dated "16.8.67". Oil on cardboard, 20 by 34 cm.

£15,000 - £20,000

Runaway Carriage SVERCHKOV, NIKOLAI (1817–1898), signed. Oil on canvas, 68 by 108 cm. Provenance: Taidesalonki Art Gallery, Helsinki. Acquired from the above by the parents of the present owner, c. 1974. Thence by descent. Private collection, Europe.

£50,000 - £70,000

Portrait of a Man. VERESCHAGIN, VASILY (1842–1904) Oil on canvas, 33 by 29 cm. Provenance: Collection of the artist. Vassili Verestchagin Collection , American Art Association, New York, 18 November 1891, lots 57, 59 or 61 (stamp on the reverse). Private collection, UK. Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the expert V. Petrov. Exhibited: Exhibition of the Works of Vassili Verestchagin...

£15,000 - £20,000

* Oriental Bazaar ZICHY, MIKHAIL (1827–1906), signed and dated 1867. Pencil, watercolour and gouache, heightened with white, on paper, laid on cardboard, 36.5 by 59.5 cm. Provenance: Private collection, Hungary. Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the expert V. Petrov. Authenticity certificate from Borbely Laszlo, an art historian and senior research associate at the Hungarian National...

£20,000 - £30,000

Boulevard Voltaire, Paris KOROVIN, KONSTANTIN (1861–1939), signed and inscribed "Paris", further titled on the reverse. Oil on cardboard, 40.5 by 32.5 cm.

£12,000 - £18,000

Montmartre by Night KOROVIN, KONSTANTIN (1861–1939), signed, inscribed "Paris Montmartre" and dated 1930. Oil on cardboard, 20 by 26 cm.

£6,000 - £8,000

* Clouds ROERICH, NICHOLAS (1874–1947), signed with a monogram and dated 1919, further titled in Cyrillic and numbered "N 72" on the reverse. Pastel and tempera on paper, laid on cardboard, 50 by 65 cm (image size). Provenance: Private collection, USA. Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the expert O. Glebova. We would like to thank Gvido Trepsa, Director of the Nicholas Roerich Museum,...

£60,000 - £90,000

* Jeunes filles au bord de la rivière LARIONOV, MIKHAIL (1881–1964), signed with initials. Oil on canvas, 35.5 by 46 cm. Provenance: Private collection, USA. Exhibited: Goncharova–Larionov , Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, September–November 1963 (label on the backing board).

£15,000 - £20,000

§ Still Life with Grapes SEREBRIAKOVA, ZINAIDA (1884–1967), signed and dated 1936. Oil on canvas, 65 by 81 cm. Provenance: Private collection, UK.

£50,000 - £70,000

* Paris KOROVIN, KONSTANTIN (1861–1939), signed and titled. Oil on cardboard, 33 by 41 cm.

£15,000 - £20,000

View near Bois de Boulogne, Paris KOROVIN, KONSTANTIN (1861–1939), signed and inscribed "Paris", further titled on the reverse. Oil on cardboard, 32 by 40.5 cm.

£15,000 - £20,000

* Still Life with Wine Bottle and Tray SHEVCHENKO, ALEXANDER 1883–1948, signed with initials and dated 1919. Oil on canvas, 84 by 68 cm. Provenance: The Russian Sale , Sotheby's London, 18 November 1999, lot 270. Alexander Shevchenko was one of the most remarkable Russian painters of the first quarter of the 20th century. As a prominent representative of progressive Russian art, Shevchenko was...

£120,000 - £180,000

* Still Life with Porcelain Figurines SUDEIKIN, SERGEI (1882–1946), signed. Oil on canvas, laid on panel, 71.5 by 91.5 cm. Provenance: Private collection, USA. Literature: A Time to Gather... Russian Art from Foreign Private Collections , St Petersburg, Palace Editions, 2007, p. 25, the present work can be seen on the wall of the collector's apartment. Still Life with Porcelain Figurines...

£30,000 - £50,000

* Self-Portrait. SUDEIKIN, SERGEI (1882–1946) Oil on canvas, 71.5 by 71 cm. Provenance: Private collection, USA. Literature: A Time to Gather... Russian Art from Foreign Private Collections , St. Petersburg, Palace Editions, 2007, p. 20, illustrated.

£5,000 - £7,000

* A Lady and the City ANISFELD, BORIS (1878–1973), signed and dated 1930. Oil on canvas, 84 by 76 cm. Provenance: Estate of the artist. Acquired from the above by the present owner. Private collection, USA. Exhibited: Retrospective Exhibition of Works by Boris Anisfeld , Art Institute, Chicago, 8 May–8 June 1958, No. 81. A Time to Gather… Russian Art from Foreign Private Collections ,...

£25,000 - £40,000

* Costume Design for a Boyar in the Rimsky-Korsakov's "Sadko" ANISFELD, BORIS (1878–1973), signed thrice, once indistinctly, inscribed “Kostium/“Sadko” in Russian and “Sadko/Hew 1 br.” in English and dated twice 1910 and once 1919. Pencil, watercolour and gouache, heightened with gold, on paper, laid on cardboard, 47.5 by 20 cm. Provenance: Estate of the artist. Collection of E.H. Harriman, New...

£3,000 - £5,000

Portrait of the Artist's Wife Raisa Idelson FALK, ROBERT (1886-1958), signed. Pastel and charcoal on paper, 63 by 41 cm. The present lot is a portrait of the artist and poet Raisa Idelson, Robert Falk’s spouse from 1922 until 1931.

£2,000 - £3,000

Blue Mosque in the Snow LANCERAY, EVGENY (1875-1946), also further dated and titled in Cyrillic on the reverse. Gouache on paper, 50.5 by 33 cm. Exhibited: E.E. Lanceray. XL let khudozhestvennoi deyatel'nosti , Moscow, 1936 Literature: Exhibition catalogue, E.E. Lanceray. XL let khudozhestvennoi deyatel'nosti , Moscow, Vsekhudozhnik, 1936, p. 79, no. 258

£2,000 - £3,000

* Ponte Rialto, Venice KONCHALOVSKY, PETR (1876–1956), signed and dated 1924, also further signed, titled, numbered "553" and dated on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 75 by 102.5 cm. Provenance: Private collection, USA. Russian Sale , Bonhams London, 9 June 2008, lot 29. Acquired at the above sale by the present owner. Private collection, Switzerland. Exhibited: Exposition Pierre Kontchalovsky,...

£400,000 - £600,000

Carcass of Beef KONCHALOVSKY, PETR (1876–1956), signed and dated 1946, also further signed, numbered “1463” and dated on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 116.5 by 89 cm. Provenance: Private collection, UK. Literature: Konchalovsky. Khudozhestvennoe nasledie , Moscow, Iskusstvo, 1964, p. 149, listed as "zhi 1173". Carcass of Beef , painted by Petr Konchalovsky in 1946, together with the renowned...

£80,000 - £120,000

Parisian Street at Night KOROVIN, KONSTANTIN (1861–1939), signed, inscribed "Paris" and dated 1935. Oil on canvas, laid on cardboard, 48 by 34 cm. Provenance: Private collection, Italy.

£20,000 - £30,000

* On the Way to Market KOROVIN, KONSTANTIN (1861–1939), signed, inscribed in French "Russie", also further indistinctly inscribed in Cyrillic on the reverse. Oil on cardboard, 32.5 by 40.5 cm.

£7,000 - £9,000

* Three Heads, Portrait of René Crevel TCHELITCHEW, PAVEL (1898–1957), signed and dated 1925, also further signed, inscribed "oil", titled, numbered "IV" and "48", and dated on the stretcher, also further inscribed "René Crevel" on the inside of the frame. Oil on canvas, 48.5 by 37.5 cm. Provenance: Collection of Gertrude Stein (1874–1946), an American writer and art collector, Paris. Collection...

£70,000 - £90,000

* Costume Design for the Shemakhan Princess in Rimsky-Korsakov's "Le Coq d'Or" TCHELITCHEW, PAVEL (1898–1957), signed on the reverse. Pencil, gouache and gold paint on paper, 50 by 32 cm. Executed in 1923 for the production of Rimsky-Korsakov's "Le Coq d'Or" at the Berlin State Opera. Provenance: Estate of the artist. Dance, Theatre, Opera and Music Hall , Sotheby's New York, 23 April 1986,...

£20,000 - £30,000

* Costume Design for Babarikha in Rimsky-Korsakov's "Le Coq d'Or" TCHELITCHEW, PAVEL (1898–1957), signed, inscribed in Cyrillic with a dedication to Roman Gul and dated "1923 VI". Pencil, gouache, silver paint and collage on paper, 49 by 34.5 cm. Executed in 1923 for the production of Rimsky-Korsakov’s Le Coq d'Or at the Berlin Opera. Provenance: Estate of the artist. European and American...

£20,000 - £30,000

* Spangled Head TCHELITCHEW, PAVEL (1898–1957), signed, inscribed "Chicago" and dated "35 II", also further signed, inscribed "Chicago/to store until my return/in nov 1949", titled and dated on the reverse. Watercolour, gouache and collage with sequins on paper, laid on cardboard, 76 by 50.5 cm. Provenance: The estate of Madam Lucia Davidova, New York. Modern and Contemporary Paintings, Drawings...

£70,000 - £90,000

* Costume Design for Skorokhod TCHELITCHEW, PAVEL (1898–1957), titled and inscribed "(III akt)", further stamped with the artist's signature on the reverse. Pencil and gouache, 32.5 by 25 cm. Provenance: Estate of the artist. With Richard Nathanson, London. Private collection, UK. The Russian Sale, Bonhams London, 8 June 2016, lot 49. Acquired at the above sale by the present owner. Private...

£8,000 - £12,000

* Costume Design for Three Women Dancing a Polonaise in Mussorgsky's Opera "Boris Godunov" BAKST, LÉON (1866–1924), signed and titled. Pencil, watercolour and gouache, heightened with gold and silver, on paper, laid on card, 27 by 40 cm. Provenance: G. Rasamatt, Paris (stamps on the reverse). Ballet and Theatre Material, Sotheby's London, 13 March 1980, lot 46. Private collection, USA. Authenticity...

£8,000 - £12,000

Parisian Suburb KOROVIN, KONSTANTIN (1861–1939), signed, also further signed and dated 1929 on the reverse. Oil on cardboard, 16.5 by 26 cm.

£3,000 - £5,000

Troika Ride in Winter KOROVIN, KONSTANTIN (1861–1939), signed and inscribed "Russie". Oil on cardboard, 30.5 by 41 cm.

£6,000 - £9,000

* By the Riverbank. BOGOMAZOV, ALEKSANDR (1880–1930) Oil on canvas, 61 by 51.5 cm. Provenance: Private collection, USA. Russian Art , Sotheby's New York, 15 April 2008, lot 59. Acquired at the above sale by the present owner. Private collection, Switzerland. By the Riverbank is one of those rare early works by the outstanding artist and avant-garde theorist Aleksandr Bogomazov. Thanks...

£120,000 - £180,000

§ Still Life KLESTOVA, IRENE (1908–1989), signed. Oil on cardboard, 73 by 92 cm. Exhibited: The 68th Salon des Artistes Indépendants , Paris, 1957 (label on the reverse).

£3,500 - £4,500

§ Flowers * TCHISTOVSKY, LEV (1902–1969), signed. Oil on board, 24 by 19 cm.

£1,500 - £2,000


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