29 November 2017 Russian Art Auctions

29 November 2017

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Old Woman Reading

* 63. PEN, YEHUDA (1854-1937)

Old Woman Reading, signed twice.

Oil on canvas, laid on cardboard, 43 by 67 cm.
20,000-30,000 GBP

Executed in the 1910–1920s.

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

Related literature: For another version of the work, see O. Akunevich (ed.), Yu. M. Pen, Minsk, Belarus, 1916, p. 138, No. 99, illustrated; p. 259, listed.

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.