29 November 2017 Russian Art Auctions

29 November 2017

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

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33. MAKSIMOV, VASILY (1844-1911)

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Oil on canvas, 73.5 by 100.5 cm.
10,000-15,000 GBP

Provenance: Important private collection, Europe.

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

Literature: D. Arutiunov, Akademik zhivopisi Vasilii Maksimovich Maksimov, St Petersburg, Ploshchad iskusstv, 2014, pl. 314, illustrated; p. 92, No. 674, listed.

Related literature: For similar works, see A. Leonov (ed.), Russkoe iskusstvo. Ocherki o zhizni i tvorchestve khudozhnikov, Moscow, Iskusstvo, 1962, p. 232, illustrated.

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