7 June 2017 Russian Art Auctions

7 June 2017

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Bluebells by the Window


Bluebells by the Window, signed and dated 1926, further titled on the stretcher, also further signed and titled on the label on the stretcher.

Oil on canvas, 76 by 79 cm.
40,000-60,000 GBP

These (Russian) bluebells are a variety of campanula and not the paler flower known as the English bluebell.

Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the expert V. Petrov.

Exhibited: Possibly, Exhibition at the Society for the Encouragement of Fine Arts, Warsaw, February 1927 (label on the stretcher).

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.