7 June 2017 Russian Art Auctions

7 June 2017

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Village Wedding

* 109. VOROSHILOV, SERGEI (1865-1911)

Village Wedding, signed.

Oil on canvas, 61.5 by 101.5 cm.
20,000-30,000 GBP

Provenance: Acquired by Leo Ranek, a Danish diplomat, in Moscow.
Thence by descent.
Private collection, Denmark.
Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the expert V. Petrov.

Related literature: For another version of the work, see stamp, S. Voroshilov, Derevenskaia svadba, Petrograd, Kontragentstvo pechati TsIK SSR.
G. Romanov, A. Muratov, Zhivopis russkogo salona (1850–1917 gg.), Entsiklopediia, St Petersburg, Zolotoi Vek/Sankt-Peterburg Orkestr, 2004, p. 185, illustrated.

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