6 June 2018 Russian Art Auctions

6 Jun 2018

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


Interior of the Musician Miller's House, Set Design for the F. Schiller Play  "Intrigue and Love"

* 106. SHUKHAEV, VASILY (1887-1973)

Interior of the Musician Miller's House, Set Design for the F. Schiller Play "Intrigue and Love"

Tempera on canvas , 45 by 46.5 cm.
5,000-7,000 GBP


Executed c. 1936.

Provenance: Private collection, Europe.

Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the expert Yu. Rybakova.
Authenticity certificate from the expert E. Yakovleva.

There is a pencil sketch for the present lot in Shukhaev’s 1930s notebook, found in the private archive and used for research by the expert Dr Elena Yakovleva from the Russian Institute of Art History, St Petersburg.


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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.