29 November 2017 Russian Art Auctions

29 November 2017

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Composition No. 159

§ 247. MASTERKOVA, LYDIA (1927-2008)

Composition No. 159, signed and dated 1990, also further signed, numbered “N 159” and dated on the reverse.

Gouache, pencil and collage with paper on paper, 97.5 by 79 cm.
5,000-7,000 GBP

Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner in Paris in 2000.
Important private collection, Europe.

Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the art critic M. Tupitsyn, the artist’s niece.

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.