MacDougall Auctions 12-18 June 2008

12 June 2008

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Rape of Europe

* 311. SITNIKOV, VASILY 1915-1987

Rape of Europe inscribed by the artist across the edge c. 1985.

Pencil, white chalk and ink with felt tip pen on paper, 99 by 62 cm.

Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner.

The work appears in the film about the artist Vasya, directed by Andrei Zagdansky, AZ Films. LLC, 2002.

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.