30 November 2016 Russian Art Auctions

30 November 2016

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

First Thaw

* 187. SIDOROV, VALENTIN (B. 1928)

First Thaw, signed, also further signed, inscribed in Cyrillic with a signed dedication, titled and dated 1965 on the reverse.

Oil on cardboard, laid on cardboard, 50 by 69.5 cm (cardboard size).
9,000–12,000 GBP

Provenance: A gift from the artist to Dr Stanislav (Staša) Živković, an art historian, in Belgrade, 3 September 1991 (inscription on the reverse).
Acquired from the above by the present owner in Belgrade, 29 February 2012.
Private collection, Serbia.

Authenticity certificate from Dr Stanislav Živković.

Exhibited: Possibly, Four Seasons. Paintings by Valentin M. Sidorov, SASA Gallery, Belgrade, 1991.

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.