28 Nov 2018 Important Russian Art Auctions, at Asia House

28 November 2018

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


35. ANISFELD, BORIS (1878–1973)

Constellation, titled and numbered "55" on the reverse.

Oil on canvas, 101 by 127 cm.
25,000-30,000 GBP

Provenance: Estate of the artist. Private collection, UK.
Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by Charles Chatfield-Taylor, the artist’s grandson.

Exhibited: Boris Anisfeld Retrospective Exhibition, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, 8 May–8 June 1958.
Boris Anisfeld, Tsentr sovremennogo iskusstva na Neglinnoi, Moscow, 2001.

Literature: Exhibition catalogue, Boris Anisfeld Retrospective Exhibition, Chicago, The Art Institute of Chicago, 1958, No. 43, illustrated.
Exhibition catalogue, Boris Anisfeld, Moscow, Tsentr sovremennogo iskusstva na Neglinnoi, 2001, p. 60, illustrated, incorrectly dated.
E. Lingenauber, O. Sugrobova-Roth, Boris Anisfeld. Catalogue raisonné, Düsseldorf, Edition Libertars, 2011, p. 104, No. P 043, illustrated and listed.

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§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
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