28 Nov 2018 Important Russian Art Auctions, at Asia House

28 Nov 2018

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


Stalin and Monroe

267. SOKOV, LEONID (1941–2018)

Stalin and Monroe, signed, inscribed “A.P.”  and dated 1991.

Acrylic and collage with silk-screen print and gold foil on paper, 99 by 86.5 cm.
8,000-12,000 GBP


Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner in New York in 1992.
Private collection, Europe.

Exhibited: Facing Characters, Non-Conformist Gallery, Maastricht, March–September 2006.
Russian Soul, Thorn Museum, Thorn, September 2013–February 2014.

Literature: B. Quaedvlieg, Ye. Barabanov, Facing Characters, Maastricht, Quaedvlieg Modern Fine Art, 2006, p. 79, illustrated.


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