28 Nov 2018 Important Russian Art Auctions, at Asia House

28 November 2018

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Field and Clouds

232. SITNIKOV, VASILY (1915–1987)

Field and Clouds, signed by V. Sitnikov and I. Ushakov, variously inscribed in Cyrillic and dated "28 10 1970 sreda".

Crayon and oil on paper, 64.5 by 88.5 cm.
3,000-5,000 GBP

Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the previous owner in Moscow in the early 1970s.

Related literature: For similar work, see Zhitie Vasil Yaklicha Sitnikova napisannoe i narisovannoe im samim, Moscow, KKKuzminskii i EKP, 2009, p. 175, illustrated.

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