5 June 2019
Bast Shoe Sellers, Town of Elatma on the Oka River, signed, inscribed in Cyrillic "Elatma" and dated 1917, also further inscribed "g. Elatma/Tambovskoi gubernii" and dated "7e oktiabria 1917 god" on the reverse.
Oil on board, 27 by 62.5 cm.
Provenance: Private collection, Europe.
Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the expert V. Petrov.
Authenticity has also been confirmed by the experts I. Gerashchenko and Yu. Chaikina.
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.