MacDougall Auctions 12-18 June 2008

12 June 2008

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Tuchi Nebesnie (Spiritual Clouds)

* 538. SITNIKOV, VASILY 1915-1987

Tuchi Nebesnie (Spiritual Clouds)

Oil on canvas, 71 by 212.5 cm.

signed, inscribed and dated in Cyrillic 'Sitnikov V. Ya. Spiritual Clouds 1980 IX 12 Friday 12.30, centre of weight 73 by 119', on the left of the frame in pencil 'Corner 81st Madison, Vladimir Gavrilich Nekrasov read in Novoe Russkoe Slovo 1980 IX 27 Sat.'

Provenance: Konstantin Kouzminsky collection.
Private collection, USA.

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