7 June 2017 Russian Art Auctions

7 Jun 2017

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


Ice Drift

* 64. TERPSIKHOROV, NIKOLAI (1890-1960)

Ice Drift, signed and dated 1949.

Oil on canvas, 149.5 by 199.5 cm.
25,000-30,000 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, USA, 13 September–16 October 2008.

Literature: Exhibition catalogue, Nikolai Terpsikhorov, Master Artist of Mother Russia, Springville, Springville Museum of Art, 2008, p. 70, pl. XLVIII, illustrated; p. 100, listed.

Related literature: For another version of the work, see Nikolai Terpsikhorov. Zhivopis, Grafika, Moscow, 2011, p. 79, illustrated.


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.