MacDougall's Russian Art Auctions 25-27 November 2019

25 Nov 2019

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


Le Pressoire No. 3

* 258. YAKOVLEV, ALEXANDER (1887–1938)

Le Pressoire No. 3, signed, stamped with the artist’s Chinese stamp and dated 1937.

Gouache on paper, 52 by 67.5 cm.
6,000–8,000 GBP


Provenance: Estate of the artist.
Acquired from the above via R.C. Vose Galleries, Boston, by a previous owner in 1948.
Thence by descent.
Private collection, USA.

Exhibited: Memorial Exhibition of the Work of Alexandre Iacovleff (1887–1938), The Grand Central Art Galleries, New York, 11–29 April 1939, No. 93.
Paintings and Drawings by the Late Alexandre Iacovleff, R.C. Vose Galleries, Boston, 5–24 January 1948, No. 44 (label on the reverse of the frame).

Literature: Exhibition catalogue, Memorial Exhibition of the Work of Alexandre Iacovleff, New York, The Grand Central Art Galleries, 1939, p. 24, No. 93, listed.
Exhibition catalogue, Paintings and Drawings by the Late Alexandre Iacovleff, Boston, R.C. Vose Galleries, No. 44, listed as The Winepress No 3.


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* 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.