Important European Collection of Russian Art, plus Other Properties

30 May 2020

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


Grand Opera, Paris

224. KOSHLYAKOV, VALERY (B. 1962)

Grand Opera, Paris .

Tempera on cardboard, 345 by 487 cm.
35,000–50,000 GBP

Executed in 1995

Provenance: Collection of Oliver Varenne.
Acquired from the above by the present owners in 2012.
Saatchi Collection.

Exhibited: Gaiety Is The Most Outstanding Feature Of The Soviet Union: New Art From Russia, Saatchi Gallery, London, 21 November 2012–9 June 2013.

Literature: Exhibition catalogue, Gaiety Is The Most Outstanding Feature Of The Soviet Union: New Art From Russia, Saatchi Gallery, 2012, pp. 58-59.


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