MacDougall Auctions 29-30 November 2007

29 November 2007

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Self-Immolation of Lev

358. PURYGIN, LEONID 1951-1995

Self-Immolation of Lev signed and titled.

Oil on panel, 238 by 159 cm.
60,000-80,000 Pounds

Provenance: Eduard Nakhamkin collection.

Exhibited: Leonid Purygin, Eduard Nakhamkin Gallery, New York, USA, 1988.
Artists of the Russian Underground, London, October 2007.

Literature: : Catalogue of the exhibition Leonid Purygin, Eduard Nakhamkin Gallery, New York, USA, 1988, illustrated.

A version of this work is illustrated in Forbidden Art: The Postwar Russian Avant-Garde, Distributed Art Publishers, New York, 1998, p. 218 and Leonid Purygin, Titul Publishers, 1992, p. 82.

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