30 May 2020
The People and the Party are One. Tbilisi, signed and dated 1990, also further titled in Cyrillic and dated on the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 132.5 by 133 cm.
Provenance: Estate of the artist.
Thence by descent.
Private collection, Germany.
Exhibited: The Limits of the Rectangle: My Unlimited Space, The State Russian Museum, St Petersburg, 1 June–12 July 2004.
Literature: Exhibition catalogue, The Limits of the Rectangle: My Unlimited Space, St Petersburg, Palace Editions, 2004, p. 85, illustrated.
The present lot as illustrated in 2004 exhibition catalogue.
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