30 November 2016 Russian Art Auctions

30 Nov 2016

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


A Bet

* 215. AREFIEV, ALEXANDER (1931-1978)

A Bet, signed with an initial and dated 1975, also further signed, titled in Cyrillic and dated on the reverse.

Oil on canvas, 100.5 by 80 cm.
6,000–8,000 GBP


Provenance: Collection of the artist.
Private collection, USA.

Literature: Arefjev’s Circle, St Petersburg, P.R.P, 2002, p. 53, the present work can be seen in the photograph on the wall behind the artist.


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.