25 November 2019
Stone Workers, bearing a key symbol and dated 1891.
Oil on canvas, 53.5 by 142.5 cm.
Provenance: The Russian Sale, Sotheby’s London, 31 May 2001, lot 36.
Private collection, USA.
Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the expert V. Petrov.
Exhibited: XI periodicheskaia vystavka Moskovskago obshchestva liubitelei khudozhestv, Moscow, 1891.
Literature: Exhibition catalogue, Katalog kartin odinnadtsatoi periodicheskoi vystavki Moskovskago obshchestva liubitelei khudozhestv, Moscow, 1891, p. 5, No. 77, listed as Kamenshchiki.
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.