5 June 2019 Important Russian Art Auctions, at Asia House

5 June 2019

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

The 600th Anniversary of the Battle of Kulikovo


The 600th Anniversary of the Battle of Kulikovo, signed, inscribed in Cyrillic "g. Moskva" and "zavtra 24 poezd/10 vagon/14:47", titled and dated 1991–1992 on the reverse.

Oil on canvas, 140.5 by 141 cm.
12,000–15,000 GBP

Provenance: Important private collection, Switzerland.

Exhibited: A Mosca...a Mosca..., Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Bologna, 28 September–22 November 1992.
Kraftemessen — Contending Forces, Munich, June–July 1995.
From Wall To Freedom. 1984–1993, Imago Art Gallery, Lugano, 21 January–23 April 2016 (label on the stretcher).

Literature: Exhibition catalogue, A Mosca...a Mosca..., Bologna, Galleria d’Arte Moderna, 1992, p. 162, illustrated.
Exhibition catalogue, From Wall To Freedom. 1984–1993, Lugano, Imago Art Gallery, 2016, illustrated.

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