30 November 2016 Russian Art Auctions

30 Nov 2016

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


Young Pioneer

* 158. TERPSIKHOROV, NIKOLAI (1890-1960)

Young Pioneer, signed, inscribed in Cyrillic "Eskiz/"Malchik-pioner" and dated "40-y gg." on the reverse.

Oil on canvas, 51.5 by 40 cm.
3,000–5,000 GBP


Provenance: Acquired directly from Natalia Terpsikhorova, the artist’s daughter, by the present owner in Moscow in the 1990s.
Important private collection, USA.

Authenticity certificate from Natalia Terpsikhorova.

Exhibited: Nikolai Terpsikhorov, Master Artist of Mother Russia, Springville Museum of Art, Springville, 13 September–16 October 2008.

Literature: Exhibition catalogue, Nikolai Terpsikhorov, Master Artist of Mother Russia, Springville, Springville Museum of Art, 2008, p. 62, pl. XXXIX, illustrated; p. 99, listed.


Notes on symbols:
* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
† Indicates Standard VAT scheme applies, and the rate of 20% VAT will be charged on both hammer price and premium.