29 November 2017 Russian Art Auctions

29 November 2017

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Hunter with Golden Eagle

* 182. CHUIKOV, SEMION (1902-1980)

Hunter with Golden Eagle, titled in Cyrillic and dated 1937 on the reverse.

Oil on canvas, 40 by 34 cm.
8,000-12,000 GBP

Provenance: Collection of the artist.
Thence by descent to Vasily Chuikov, the artist’s son (inscription on the reverse).
Important private collection, USA.

Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by Vasily Chuikov (inscription on the reverse).

The present lot is a study for Chuikov’s 1938 painting Hunter with Golden Eagle, currently in the collection of the Kyrgyz National Museum of Fine Arts, Bishkek.

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.