21 June 2023
Farmyard, signed, inscribed in Cyrillic and dated "1985 god Aprelia 26 piatnitsa".
Chalk on paper, laid on cardboard, 48 by 63.5 cm.
Provenance: Private collection, USA.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
Private collection, UK.
Exhibited: Vasilii Sitnikov i ego shkola, Galereia Nashi Khudozhniki, Moscow, 23 May-31 July 2009.
Literature: Exhibition catalogue, Vasilii Sitnikov i ego shkola, St Petersburg, Petroniy, 2009, p. 148, No. 52, listed and illustrated.
Zhitie Vasil Iaklicha Sitnikova napisannoe i narisovannoe im samim, Moscow, KKKuzminskii i EKP, 2009, p. 365, illustrated.
Verso of the present lot.
Present lot as illustrated in the 2009 exhibition catalogue.
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